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ORGAN TRANSPLANT CRASH
(2008-04-17)
(wgvu) - IT COULD BE MONTHS BEFORE IT'S KNOWN WHAT CAUSED
A UNIVERSITY OF MICHIGAN MEDICAL TRANSPLANT TEAM'S PLANE TO CRASH
LAST YEAR IN LAKE MICHIGAN.
THE NATIONAL TRANSPORTATION SAFETY BOARD WILL DISCUSS THE FLIGHT
THAT KILLED SIX PEOPLE AT A MEETING.
ON JUNE 4TH, A CESSNA CARRYING THE ORGAN TRANSPLANT TEAM CRASHED
SHORTLY AFTER TAKE-OFF FROM MILWAUKEE.
THE NTSB DOESN'T GIVE A CAUSE FOR THE CRASH IN A NEWLY RELEASED
UPDATE.
BUT IT SAYS THE CAPTAIN REPORTED HE WAS "FIGHTING THE
CONTROLS" AND HAD PROBLEMS TURNING.
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