Date & Time: Dec 6, 1923 at 1030 LT
Type of aircraft:
De Havilland DH.4
Cleveland – Chicago
United States of America
Crew on board:
Pax on board:
En route from Cleveland to Chicago, the pilot lost control of the airplane that dove into the ground and crashed in an open field located in Castalia, bursting into flames. The pilot was seriously injured but died from his injuries few hours later.
Loss of control in flight after the control stick broke.