Two injured in late night plane crash in Bothell

BOTHELL, Washington, July 20, 2022 – The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) and the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) will be on the scene this morning investigating a plane crash involving an experimental aircraft that left two people injured.

Shortly after 10 p.m., the plane suffered a complete engine failure and struck high-voltage power lines as it approached Paine Field Airport. The plane had two occupants and a dog on board, and all were taken to a local hospital. No one on the ground was injured and the aircraft did not strike any vehicles.

The plane crash happened on 228th to 45th Avenue near Canyon Park around 10:20 p.m. The Snohomish County Sheriff’s Office has issued a traffic advisory for the area as roads are closed and will remain closed until late in the morning.

According to AviationDB.com, the 11-year-old plane was built for non-commercial use and is registered in Auburn, California.

Source: 2022 AviationDB.com.

Photos courtesy of Snohomish Regional Fire and Rescue. Developing story…