California family survives crash after deploying plane parachute

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A Northern California family suffered conscionable insignificant cuts aft motor problem connected nan level they were connected forced them to crash-land successful nan woods successful Mendocino County Friday, authorities said.

The Mendocino County Sheriff’s Office said a man, female and a 2-year-old kid from Santa Rosa had conscionable taken disconnected from Shelter Cove Airport, located astir 170 miles northwest of Santa Rosa.

About 5 minutes later, nan azygous motor level mislaid powerfulness and nan level started going down.

Officials said that nan aviator made nan determination to deploy a parachute system, slowing nan plane’s autumn capable to make a comparatively gentle crash-landing.

All nan passengers connected committee had insignificant injuries.

NBC Bay Area staff

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