Cordell, OK (August 11, 2019) – Police have released the identity of a man who was injured in a small plane crash in Cordell Friday, August 9th. Devin Humphrey was reported as the pilot of a plane that went down near the runway at the Cordell Municipal Airport for unknown reasons.
According to authorities, Humphrey was piloting a single-engine Cessna C150 in the aforementioned vicinity when he crashed in a nearby field. Emergency crews were called to the scene and the victim was reported alive in an unknown condition.
The Cordell Fire Department stated that Humphrey was the only one in the plane. Whether or not the cause of the crash was a mechanical failure is being investigated by the Federal Aviation Administration.
We extend our sincere sympathies to Devin Humphrey and his family at this time.
Aviation Accidents in Oklahoma
While aviation accidents in Oklahoma are generally rare, at least compared to most other personal injury accidents, they are typically among the most tragic and devastating. Small plane crashes can lead to serious injuries as they often caused by many different factors, such as mechanical failure or an inexperienced pilot. Following a sudden injury, it is important to understand that you may likely have significant rights moving forward.
At McIntyre Law, our Oklahoma accident attorneys understand that it can be terribly difficult to focus on anything other than your recuperation at this time. However, the importance of knowledgeable representation cannot be overstated. As members of the community, our highly motivated and experienced attorneys are here for you 24/7 to answer any questions you may have. If you have been hurt in an aviation accident due to the negligence of another party or entity, such as a manufacturer, please don’t hesitate to contact us online or call (405) 917-5250 today.
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