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Finding two victims of a midair plane crash
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Los Angeles Herald Examiner Photo Collection
Chinn, Paul
Date Created and/or Issued
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Los Angeles Public Library
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
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Photograph caption dated September 18, 1982 reads, "Rescue workers use gloved hands to pry open the wreckage of a single-engine Cessna 210 that crashed yesterday after colliding with another light plane above the streets of Huntington Beach. They soon recovered the lifeless bodies of the two men aboard, but could not immediately identify them. The other plane, a twin-engine Beechcraft, landed safely as 18 firefighters stood by on a runway at John Wayne Airport. The crash left 'a hole the size of the plane two feet deep in the sidewalk' when the plane hit at 4:43 p.m. about 50 feet from a condominium, according to fire department Capt. Jim Kettler."
1 photographic print :b&w ;29 x 36 cm.
Photographic prints
Herald Examiner Collection
Aircraft accidents--California--Huntington Beach
Airplanes--California--Huntington Beach
Cessna aircraft
Debris--California--Huntington Beach
Fire fighters--California--Huntington Beach
Police--California--Huntington Beach
Dwellings--California--Huntington Beach
Huntington Beach (Calif.)
Los Angeles Herald-Examiner photographs
Herald-Examiner Collection photographs

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