Preliminary Accident Reports

October 2001 Issue

July 22, Benton, Ill. / Cessna Cardinal

At about 18:40 central daylight time, a Cessna 177 crashed on initial climb from Benton Municipal Airport. The pilot and two passengers were killed. Within three minutes of the crash, the area was enveloped in a thunderstorm....

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