Crash of a Cessna 560XLS+ Citation Excel in Plainville: 4 killed

Date & Time: Sep 2, 2021 at 1000 LT
Registration:
N560AR
Flight Phase:
Survivors:
No
Site:
Schedule:
Plainville – Manteo
MSN:
560-6026
YOM:
2009
Crew on board:
2
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
2
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
4
Circumstances:
Shortly after takeoff from runway 02 which is 1,100 metres long, the aircraft went out of control, rolled to the right and crashed in a grassy area, coming to rest against a building, bursting into flames. The aircraft was totally destroyed by impact forces and a post crash fire and all four occupants were killed. The building owned by Trumpf Company was severely damaged by fire and two people in the building were injured.