Pilot Killed Santa Clarita Plane Crash near Newhall Avenue and the 14 Freeway

Plane Crashes near Van Nuys Airport in Santa Clarita Killing Pilot


Santa Clarita, California (January 4, 2020) – A pilot died after a single-engine plane crashed in Santa Clarita on Saturday morning.

According to a local news source, the plane crash happened at about 10:12 a.m. near Newhall Avenue and the 14 Freeway, about five miles north of Van Nuys Airport.

The Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department said the “homebuilt TM-1 Thunder Mustang,” crashed and caught fire near the freeway.

The pilot who was the sole occupant of the plane was killed in the crash.

The identity of the pilot was not publicly disclosed.

No other information was provided.

An investigation into the accident is ongoing.

Wrongful death and personal injury attorney Arin Khodaverdian, President and Managing Partner of Alpine Law Group, urges accidents victims and their families to immediately seek legal assistance. “Those who are affected by tragedy have rights, but they must act quickly in order to preserve those rights to the full extent of the law. Often, swift action by an experienced attorney is imperative in order to preserve evidence, interview witnesses and immediately begin pursuing any and all responsible parties.”

While Mr. Khodaverdian does not represent any of the parties involved in this incident, he has recovered over $100 million for thousands of injury victims and their families. “In one case, we were able to recover a 7-figure settlement within 11 business days of being hired by the family of a victim killed by a negligent driver. While this result is atypical and does not predict future outcomes, justice in this case help bring about closure and a swift sense of justice for the family.”

Mr. Khodaverdian is personally available for free consultations 24/7 by calling 800-984-4123.