Van Alstyne, TX (July 4, 2020) – Just after 9:45 a.m., on July 3, the Van Alstyne Police Department responded to the scene of a motor vehicle accident off Farm to Market Road 3133.
Reports from police show that a World War I military aircraft replica was flying through the Van Alstyne area Friday morning when it crashed in a cornfield. The plane’s pilot, who was identified as Kip Lankenau, was airlifted to an area hospital for treatment of serious injuries. The passenger in the plane, Bruce Kimme, was not seriously injured.
At this time, the incident remains under investigation.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Plane Accidents in Texas
More than 170 airplane accidents are reported every year around the country. Unfortunately, numerous incidents here in Texas leave victims with devastating injuries. When victims suffer injuries due to communication problems, defective parts, and negligence, they may have legal options available for them. Those harmed should contact a product liability attorney in Texas to protect their legal rights.
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