Cape May, NJ – Update: Party Identified After Fatal Plane Crash at Cape MayNew Jersey Legal News
Cape May, NJ (June 2, 2019) – This past week, a fatal plane crash took place that caused the fatality of the pilot flying the plane. Police have since identified the pilot.
The pilot, since identified as 58-year-old Lawrence Klimek, was flying a Mooney M20J single-plane that came down in the ocean in Cape May about 1,200 feet from the lighthouse in the area. Emergency responders were called to the scene soon after around 11:30 a.m.
Police confirmed that the pilot had been departing from the Trenton-Robbinsville Airport in New Jersey around 8:00 a.m. on Wednesday.
The cause of the crash is still being investigated by the Federal Aviation Administration and National Transportation Safety Board. The investigation continues.
Our sincerest condolences are warmly extended to the family and friends of the party whose life was taken in this accident.
Plane Crashes in New Jersey
When you think of accidents, you might solely picture those that happen on our roadways. However, other serious accidents take place as well, some of which involve aircraft. Planes and helicopters go speeding through our skies every day, with specially trained pilots in operation. However, in the blink of an eye, a plane crash in New Jersey could cause deadly results, prompting a family to file a wrongful death claim on behalf of their loved one.
Our attorneys at Brady, Brady & Reilly understand that this must be an overwhelming and challenging time for you and your family. After receiving the news that a loved one has been taken from you by an accident in the blink of an eye, you might be feeling lost and confused. Luckily, we are here in your time of need. Please reach out to us at (201) 997-0030 for more information on how we can assist you.
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