Date & Time: Aug 1, 2020 at 1037 LT
Type of aircraft:
Piper PA-31-310 Navajo
Geographical / Geophysical / Scientific
United States of America
Crew on board:
Pax on board:
The pilot was forced to attempt an emergency landing near Sumter for unknown reasons. The twin engine airplane was engaged in a mineral expiration for the United States Geological Survey, a scientific agency of the federal government. Both occupants were transported to Prisma Health Tuomey Hospital. The aircraft was destroyed by fire.