Woodbridge, NJ – Pilot Killed In Plane Crash On Berkley Ave

Woodbridge, NJ – Pilot Killed In Plane Crash On Berkley Ave

Woodbridge, NJ (November 2, 2019) – A pilot lost his life in a plane crash early Tuesday morning, October 29th, at around 11 a.m. The plane crashed into a house located in the Colonia area of Woodbridge, New Jersey. One house was destroyed, and two others were damaged in the impact. 

The deceased has been identified as Michael Schloss, 74, of Florida. Schloss was en route to a conference in New York when the plane crashed for unknown reasons into a home located on Berkley Avenue. No one on the ground was injured in the crash.

An investigation into the cause of the crash is being conducted by the National Transportation Safety Board. More information will be released as the investigation continues. 

We would like to extend our condolences to the family of Michael Schloss at this time.

Airplane Crashes in New Jersey

Woodbridge, NJ - Pilot Killed In Plane Crash On Berkley AveSmall plane crashes are fairly frequent. According to some news sources, there are around five airplane crashes each day. An estimated 500 people are killed in small plane crashes each year. 

Aviation accidents result in severe damages. These crashes are often caused by a host of reasons. However, a majority of plane crashes are due to human error. 

When someone is killed in a plane crash, they leave behind family members who often have to take on the financial burden of the accident. The New Jersey wrongful death lawyers at Brady, Brady, & Reilly, LLC have helped many families recover after the loss of a loved one. If you have lost a family member in a sudden accident, give us a call at (201) 997-0030.

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Disclaimer: Our intent in these posts it to bring attention to the dangers members in our community face and to encourage caution. Accidents do happen and we hope these posts help those affected. However, this information should not be misconstrued as legal or medical advice, and we urge you to contact a trained legal professional for more information regarding your specific situation.