Deputies unable to locate reported downed plane
Clarification: According to the Poway Sheriff’s Station, the location of the search was near Dove Canyon Road and Bernardo Center Drive in 4S Ranch.
POWAY (CNS) – Witnesses reported seeing an experimental super lightweight plane crash Tuesday night in a mountainous area in Poway but sheriff’s deputies were unable to locate the aircraft.
The report came in shortly before 9 p.m. near Dust Canyon Road and Bernardo Center Drive, said Lt. J.T. Faulkner of the San Diego Sheriff’s Department.
Sheriff’s deputies were sent to the area and a helicopter was used to assist in the search, Faulkner said.
The witnesses said that the plane appeared to drop out of the sky very quickly, Faulkner said.
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