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Location: Palmer
Type: Airplane Crash

Dispatch Text:

On 8/30/2020, at approximately 1912 hours, AST and Mat-Su Fire/Rescue responded to a airplane crash at Anderson Lake airstrip in Wasilla. The pilot, identified Michael Wurzell, age 28, of Hawaii, crashed a Piper PA-14 while reportedly attempting to land. Michael suffered serious non-life threatening injuries and was transported to MSRH. NTSB and FAA were notified and are taking over the investigation.  

Posted on 8/31/2020 3:31:05 AM by DPS\prfrederick

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