Sumner Plane Landing Problems

Updated 4 years ago

A woman was hospitalized Sunday, after the plane she was riding in had a problem landing in Sumner.Authorities say somehow, the wheels of the Cessna 180 crumpled on impact.The plane was landing on a grass runway around 10 Sunday morning.72-year-old Patricia Goodhue was complaining of back pain. Her husband, 70-year-old Clinton was not injured.The Oxford County Sheriff’s office says the plane was flying into a headwind when the wind stopped and the plane came down harder than expected.The Federal Aviation Administration will investigate the incident on Monday.


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