The single-engine Cessna 195 went down shortly after 10:30 a.m. between two bridges separating the eastbound and westbound lanes of Interstate 8 over Greenfield Drive in El Cajon, Heartland Fire & Rescue spokesman Andy McKellar said.
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When it hit the street, the aircraft grazed an SUV, leaving it with minimal damage, McKellar said. The plane, however, wound up “pretty well banged up,” with its nose bent around to the extent that the propeller was essentially facing backward, he said.
The pilot, who had been the sole occupant of the Cessna, was conscious and alert after the crash. Paramedics took him to Sharp Memorial Hospital in San Diego for treatment of injuries of unknown severity.
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source: Times of San Diego