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Posted by: thepinetree on 12/14/2017 05:38 PM Updated by: thepinetree on 12/16/2017 11:26 AM
Expires: 01/01/2022 12:00 AM
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Two Local Men Survive Afternoon Plane Crash off of Hogan Dam Road...(Updated)

Valley Springs, CA..Plane Crash – Update 12-15-17...The following is to update information regarding the plane crash that occurred yesterday at a private property air strip located on Hogan Dam Road in Calaveras County. The pilot is identified as Robert Pina (age 72 of Lake Camanche) and the passenger as Richard Campbell (age 75 of Pine Grove). Both subjects were transported by air ambulance yesterday to out of the area hospitals where, as of Friday morning, they are both listed in stable condition. A dog was also on the plane with the two men and the dog was transported by deputies for treatment to a Calaveras County Veterinary Hospital to be evaluated. As of Friday morning, the dog is also in stable condition. Sheriff’s deputies provided overnight security at the crash site on behalf of the National Transportation Safety Board who is conducting the investigation of the crash, as is standard procedure. No further information is available at this time.





The earlier report....On 12-14-17 at about 1:45pm Deputies and First Responders were dispatched to a reported plane crash in the 10000 block of Hogan Dam Road located at a private property air strip. This is rurally located between Valley Springs and Copperopolis in Calaveras County. Upon arrival deputies found that both occupants of the plane had self-extricated and began receiving medical attention from first responders arriving on scene.

A witness reported to have seen the low flying airplane and believed it may have clipped a tree near the end of the runway. The exact cause of the crash is unknown at this time. It is also unknown if the plane was taking off or landing at the time of the crash. The plane is a 1981 Cessna fixed wing single engine aircraft.

The pilot, identified as a 72 year old male from Lake Camanche and the passenger, a 75 year old male from Pine Grove, were both taken by air ambulance helicopter to out of the area hospitals. The extent of their injuries is unknown at this time. Sheriff’s Office investigators are on scene and working with the Federal Aviation Administration. No further information is available at this time.


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No Subject
Posted on: 2017-12-14 17:47:03   By: Anonymous
 
Prayers go to these two men, you can thank God for being saved. Get well soon

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    Re:
    Posted on: 2017-12-15 06:27:55   By: Anonymous
     
    Are you sure it wasn't the devil?

    Is this the 1500's?? Why do people still do this song and dance?

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      Re:
      Posted on: 2017-12-15 10:01:33   By: Anonymous
       
      Just a believer plain and simple.

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No Subject
Posted on: 2017-12-14 17:57:24   By: Anonymous
 
HAHAHAHAHAHAHAHA! LYING, CHEATING, CROOKED POLITICIANS! HAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHA!

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No Subject
Posted on: 2017-12-14 18:34:32   By: Anonymous
 
They should buy a lot of lottery tickets! Amazing save.

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No Subject
Posted on: 2017-12-14 19:07:15   By: Anonymous
 
Never fly a plane eligible to be president!

God speed on your recovery. A miracle at least.

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    Re:
    Posted on: 2017-12-14 19:14:27   By: Anonymous
     
    How about fly a President old enough to be a plane?

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      Re:
      Posted on: 2017-12-14 20:56:49   By: Anonymous
       
      Chinese pilot. Wee Tu Lo.

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        Re:
        Posted on: 2017-12-15 16:57:41   By: Anonymous
         
        "Never fly a plane eligible to be president! "??
        Take a recon trip to one of our local airports and you'd be surprised. You''ll find active planes older than Methuselah.
        Then look at the majority of local pilots, they rank right up there too. Very seasoned, to say the least.

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        Re:
        Posted on: 2017-12-15 21:52:58   By: Anonymous
         
        Co Pilot--Ho Lee Fuk

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          Re:
          Posted on: 2017-12-16 13:27:29   By: Anonymous
           
          Navigator-Sum Ting Wong.

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Posted on: 2017-12-15 04:48:52   By: Anonymous
 
That there might tell'em it's time to hang up his pilots license.
Me being 85, just falling down the hill was pretty hard on me. Them damn oak leaves are everywhere and when the ground is dry like this, they're slippery then a greased pig. When I went down I stayed there a spell, made sure all of my parts were still working. I sure as hell couldn't imagine being in a plane wreck and crawlin out, them boys will probably be hurtin pretty good today.

Get well soon boys.

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10420 Hogan Dam Rd
Posted on: 2017-12-15 06:55:36   By: Anonymous
 
Was he trying to land/take off with all the marijuana hoop houses on the runway? Or have they broken them down for the winter?

Google maps has some interesting photos...



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    Re: 10420 Hogan Dam Rd
    Posted on: 2017-12-15 12:11:04   By: Anonymous
     
    If you look at the photo of the runway it is very clear the hoop houses are gone.

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      Re: 10420 Hogan Dam Rd
      Posted on: 2017-12-15 14:44:06   By: Anonymous
       
      But follow the road up to the house...that's where the outdoor plants are. It is on another property northeast of the strip with the planes on it.

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        Re: 10420 Hogan Dam Rd
        Posted on: 2017-12-15 17:18:52   By: Anonymous
         
        Any update on the condition of the two men in the Cessna?


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      Re: 10420 Hogan Dam Rd
      Posted on: 2017-12-16 09:51:20   By: Anonymous
       
      Ummm... I looked in google maps and google earth. The images still show the hoop houses. But they are dated June.

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        if
        Posted on: 2017-12-16 16:20:35   By: Anonymous
         
        Ban Hogan Dam.

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          Re: if
          Posted on: 2017-12-16 21:52:06   By: Anonymous
           
          Damn Hogan Ban.

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