Our Miami aircraft disaster lawyers discuss a plane accident that occurred in Ohio recently and claimed the lives of nine individuals from the South Florida area. The chartered plane departed from Fort Lauderdale, and stopped in St. Paul, Minnesota and Moline, Illinois before landing in Cincinnati, Ohio. The plane then departed from Cincinnati and stopped in Dayton. As it approached the Akron Fulton International airport, it suddenly crashed. The 10 seat plane hit utility wires and the left wing hit the ground before crashing into a four unit apartment building, sparking a fire that burned down the building. Fortunately, no one was home in any of the buildings. Sadly, everyone aboard the plane perished in the crash. Plane crash victims include two executives and five employees from Pebb Enterprises, a real estate development company based out of Boca Raton.
Investigators are now trying to determine the cause of the fatal crash that has left the local community reeling. The National Transportation Safety Board recovered the cockpit voice recorder from the crash which revealed that the pilots did not radio for help prior to crashing. Continue reading →