Livingston, TX (6/16/2020) – A man is now hospitalized after being involved in a single-engine plane crash in Livingston Saturday evening.
The accident happened around 6:00 p.m. when the Beech Sierra airplane holding Tony and Robin Presley crashed just short of the runway at the Livingston Municipal Airport. They were experiencing engine problems as they were headed to DeRidder.
Tony Presley was flown by helicopter to Herman Hospital in the Woodlands, where he was being treated for head injuries.
Robin Presley was taken to a hospital in Livingston, where she has since been released.
Investigators from the Federal Aviation Administration and the National Transportation Board are currently investigating the incident.
Crash investigators will review all factors that may have led up to the accident and police reports will be made available in fourteen days.
Aviation Accident Lawyers
If the investigation reveals that something faulty from the plane was occurring at the time of the crash, the manufacturer of the aircraft can be held responsible if you can demonstrate the product was defective. This is known as strict liability and will require a detailed legal analysis to ensure all claims are accounted for appropriately.
At Sutliff & Stout, our experienced and aggressive aviation lawyers in Houston have the knowledge and resources necessary to determine what occurred and hold those responsible for the accident accountable for their actions. In an effort to help you or your loved one in an aviation accident, the personal injury lawyers of Sutliff & Stout are happy to speak with you free of charge to discuss your concerns and situation.
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