ANCHORAGE, ALASKA (May 1, 2017) – Gabriele Cianetti has been identified as the pilot killed in a tragic accident on Monday evening, according to a local news source. (map)
A Cessna 208B took off from Port Heiden to Perryville when the emergency locater began sounding at around 2:00 pm. Grant Aviation, the registered operator of the plane, launched two search aircraft and were able to locate the downed pane around 5:45 pm in a remote area near Chignik.
The pilot, 54 year old Gabriele Cianetti from Anchorage, was tragically confirmed to have been killed in the crash. Cianetti was the only person on board the plane at the time of the accident. The investigation into the accident is ongoing at this time.
“Sadly, there are no words that can comfort all family members and friends as they cope with such tragic loss,” said the attorneys from Lexton Law Firm. “Our thoughts and prayers are with all parties affected in this tragedy as they try to piece together what happened.”
We at Lexton Law Firm extend our sincerest sympathies to the family of the victim in this tragic accident. We are so sorry for your loss. While we do handle personal injury cases, we write these blogs as an informative measure, to alert families that they may have a wrongful death claim. Choosing an attorney is a personal decision, and one we respect entirely. We would like the opportunity to help you through this difficult time. With decades of experience in the field of accidents, we are prepared to handle everything for you so that you do not have to worry about anything during this time of mourning. Gathering police and coroner’s reports, talking with insurance companies, and filing claims on your behalf are just some of the duties we would like to take off your shoulders. If you are interested, please call us today at (877) 541-2111. We are here to help you.