|Incident Name:||Meadows Field Incident|
|Incident Time:||4:45:00 p.m.|
|Incident Location:||Meadows Field Airport|
|Incident Type:||lane Crash|
KCFD ARFF 1 & 2; Engine 63;
At 4:45 this afternoon on Tuesday, January 31, a twin-engine Beechcraft Baron airplane crashed at Meadows Field Airport in Bakersfield. The aircraft sustained major damage. Two KCFD Aircraft Rescue Firefighting units arrived at the scene and encountered a single occupant walking near the aircraft. Firefighters provided medical care for the injured pilot while simultaneously extinguishing a fire in the right engine. The pilot suffered moderate injuries and was transported by ground ambulance to a local hospital.
Assisting Agencies: Hall Ambulance, KCSO, and Meadows Field Airport Police.