SCOTTSDALE, ARIZONA (April 9,2018) – A single-engine plane carrying six passengers crashed on an Arizona golf course Monday night, killing everyone aboard the aircraft.(map)
The aircraft that departed from Scottsdale Airport was identified as single-engine Piper PA-24 Comanche. The group of twenty-year-old were all bound for Las Vegas. A short clip of them in the aircraft was posted on however, shortly after taking off, the plane went down in a fiery crash on the TPC Scottsdale golf course, catalyzing a small fire on the gold course. The gold course was located just several miles north from the airport. Tragically, there were no survivors from crash.
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Erik Calente, 26, James Louis Pedroza, 28, Anand Anil Patel, 28, Helena Lagos, 22 and Iris Carolina Rodriguez Garcia, 23 were all identified as victims that tragically died in the fiery crash.
It is unclear at the time whether anyone on the ground was injured as a result of the crash. Moreover, it is unclear whether the single-engine aircraft was properly equipped to carry six passengers aboard. The National Transportation Safety Board and Federal Aviation Administration are currently investigating this crash to determine the cause deadly crash that took the lives of six people. Lexton Law will continue to update this article as we retrieve more information regarding this terrible accident.
“Sadly, there are no words that can comfort all family members and friends affected by this tragic accident,” said the attorneys from Lexton Law. “Our thoughts and prayers are with all those involved.”