Cherokee County, GA (November 7, 2018) – In Cherokee County, a small plane crash occurred on Sunday morning, November 4 while it was taking off.
The plane went down around 10 a.m. in a forested area close to private land on Arnold Mill Road. The Cherokee County Sheriff’s Office investigated the accident.
The pilot and the other person in the plane suffered a variety of injuries and were both taken to the WellStar Kennestone Hospital. The names of the men were not released.
Police continue to investigate what led to the accident.
We are always shocked and saddened to hear about an airplane crash in our state. We understand that serious injuries that are involved in small aircraft crashes. Our thoughts are with the two injured people and their families as they try to pick of the pieces and gather the strength and courage to recover from their injuries. We hope that they will be able to make a complete and full recovery.
Plane Accident in Georgia
In 2016 alone, statistics were collected that showed that 411 fatalities happened in plane accidents across Georgia, both from small and large planes. These accidents also led to a variety of injuries, some of which were minor and some life-threatening in nature. Though these accidents do not happen as often as motor vehicle accidents, they still continue to happen each year.
The attorneys at the Nye Law Group want to stand by your side, as we have a personal responsibility to help those who have fallen victim to reckless actions. Every year, these accidents continue to happen due to the negligence of pilots who are not abiding by federal rules. We would like to extend a helping hand to you at the Nye Law Group, where your case is important to us. Call us for more information at 912-200-5230.
Note: A variety of outside sources including news bulletins and police reports were used to create these posts and report on the injuries involved. Due to this, the details of these accidents have not been independently confirmed by our team and writing staff. In the event that false information is included in the story, please contact us immediately with the post’s title and the incorrect information, and we will correct the content.
Disclaimer: We at Nye Law Group pride ourselves as members of our local community and strive to improve the overall safety and wellbeing of everyone in our state. Our deepest condolences go out to those injured in these accidents, and we hope that by promoting an awareness of these dangers, our community can take the steps necessary to avoid them. These posts are not a solicitation for business, and the information provided should not be mistaken as medical or legal advice.