Hirunews Logo
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
Plane+kills+woman+after+landing+on+California+interstate
Monday, 04 April 2016 - 7:17
Plane kills woman after landing on California interstate
8

Shares
1,069

Views

A car parked on an interstate highway shoulder while the driver used a cell phone was rear-ended by a small plane making an emergency landing, killing a woman in the vehicle, California authorities has told foreign media.

The driver was complying with California laws regarding hands-free phone operation while operating a vehicle, North County Fire Protection District spokesperson John Buchanan told the media.

"The Nissan just happened to be there," he said. "They had pulled over to sync a phone with the Bluetooth system in the car."

The plane has skidded on the freeway for about 150 feet before hitting the rear of the car

Five people were injured, including the pilot.
Make a Comment
Make a Comment

DOWNLOAD HIRUNEWS APP ON ANDROID & APPLE
HiruNews
Thursday, 16 August 2018 - 16:24
Mangroves play a critical role in maintaining the ecological balance in Sri Lanka's coastal areas.However, some money-hungry people do not understand this.Our... Read More
HiruNews
News Image
Hiru News Programme Segments
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
3,342 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
7,392 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
8,261 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
21,265 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
893 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
53,060 Views
Top