Date of Release: 04/30/2021 Date of Incident: 04/30/2021
Time of Release: 1500 hrs Time of Incident: 1035 hrs
Location of Occurrence: Nervino airport Beckwourth CA
Agencies: Plumas County Sheriff’s Office, California Highway Patrol, Beckwourth Fire, Sierra Fire, EPHD ambulance, REMSA/Care-flight, Federal Aviation Administration
On 04/30/2021 at approximately 1035 hours, Plumas County Sheriff’s Office Dispatchers received notification of a possible aircraft collision at the Nervino airport in Beckwourth.
Emergency personnel arrived on scene and determined a single occupant Ultra Light style aircraft had lost control on approach and crash landed on the runway. The pilot was extricated and transported to Renown by Care Flight with moderate to severe injuries.
The Federal Aviation Administration was notified and will be conducting an investigation.
Sergeant Jeremy Beatley