Two Seriously Injured In Oceanside, CA, Plane Crash

Last Updated on: 7th February 2019, 12:52 pm

Emergency crews from the Oceanside Fire Department and nearby Camp Pendleton as well as the county’s hazardous-material squad used pump trucks to remove most of the spilled sewage.  About 15 emergency workers, who were exposed to the hazard while rescuing the occupants, had to be decontaminated at the scene.

The passenger was easily pulled out of the plane, but it took nearly an hour to extricate the pilot.  Both were taken to Scripps Memorial Hospital in La Jolla with serious but non-life threatening injuries.  California Flight Academy in El Cajon and was destined from Gillespie Field in El Cajon to Torrance Municipal Airport.  The flight school is still trying to gather information about the crash.

Plane accidents are often found to occur as the result of pilot error or faulty mechanical equipment.  In either circumstance, a civil action may lie against the responsible parties.  The attorneys at Berman & Riedel, LLP understand the critical importance of conducting a prompt and thorough forensic investigation to determine the real facts surrounding the cause of any aviation related accident. Such investigation, best when completed as close in time to the accident as possible, can yield incredible evidence which can help to shape an entire legal case.  The attorneys at Berman & Riedel, LLP work with prominent aviation accident reconstruction experts and investigators to research and recreate how an accident occurred and what caused such accidents. Such forensic-legal investigation and analysis is important to help to build a successful case to help the injured client and/or the surviving family of those killed in aviation related accident prove their claims in any civil action.

If you or a loved one suffers an injury or loss involving an aviation accident or other serious catastrophic incident, feel free to contact an attorney at Berman & Riedel, LLPBerman & Riedel, LLP, is a California based plaintiffs’ civil litigation firm which focuses its practice in handling catastrophic personal injury and wrongful death matters including aviation related claims, commercial trucking claims, serious auto accident and motorcycle accidents and other vehicle related accidents.  The firm can be contacted by calling (858) 350-8855.

About Berman & Riedel, LLP firm managing partner attorney William M. Berman:

Attorney William M. Berman focuses his practice in the areas of catastrophic personal injury, wrongful death and elder abuse and neglect. Strictly a plaintiffs’ dedicated firm, he never represents insurance companies in the defense of claims. Mr. Berman’s firm remains staunchly committed to helping those who have suffered serious injury or loss due the negligence, intentional misconduct or wrongful acts of others.

Mr. Berman has grown his firm to what is considered one of the largest and most successful elder abuse/neglect practices within California. Through his continued successes in handling claims involving nursing home and elder abuse and neglect, Mr. Berman remains a prominent figure in advocating on behalf of this vulnerable class of citizens.

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Attorney Bill Berman

William M. Berman, Esquire
Berman & Riedel, LLP
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San Diego, California 92130
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