Northglenn Plane vs House

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Northglenn Plane vs Home

Photo Courtesy of Mike Melton

On May 5th, 2014 at 15:40 numerous 911 calls flooded Adams County call centers reporting a small aircraft had went down into a Northglenn neighborhood striking a house at 11067 E. Livingston Dr.  North Metro Fire Rescue District with auto-aid from Thornton Fire Department responded to the incident. Truck 62 arrived a two-story house with flames coming from the roof and a plane into the Delta side, started fast attack and rescue mode. Battalion 61 arrived and assumed command, and requested a major incident tone. Crews found the pilot of the plane was able to extricate himself, search the inside of the residence and pull a garden hose and initiate a fire attack on his plane and house. Crews searched and provided negative for any victims. The home owner or the family was not home at the time of the crash, a few pets were inside the residence and were safely evacuated by firefighters. The small plane, a 1966 Piper PA-25 was pulling a banner when it went down releasing the banner and struggling with the plane before impact. During the fire attack the home owner reported numerous weapons and ammunition inside a bedroom. The weapons were secured by Northglenn Police and returned back to the homeowner. FAA and NTSB investigators conducted the investigation into the crash.

Units on Scene: 

North Metro: Battalion 61, Truck 62, Medic 62, Engine 63, Medic 63, Truck 64, Engine 64, Medic 64, Engine 65, Engine 66 & Heavy Rescue 66

Thornton: Battalion 71, Engine 72 & Medic 72

Northglenn Police Department & Adams County Sheriff

Photo Courtesy of Mike Melton

Photo Courtesy of Mike Melton

Photo Courtesy of Mike Melton

Photo Courtesy of Mike Melton

Photo Courtesy of Mike Melton

Photo Courtesy of Mike Melton

Photo Courtesy of Mike Melton

Photo Courtesy of Mike Melton

Photo Courtesy of Mike Melton

Photo Courtesy of Mike Melton

Photo Courtesy of Mike Melton

Photo Courtesy of Mike Melton

Photo Courtesy of Mike Melton

Photo Courtesy of Mike Melton

Photo Courtesy of Mike Melton

Photo Courtesy of Mike Melton

Photo Courtesy of Mike Melton

Photo Courtesy of Mike Melton

Photo Courtesy of Mike Melton

Photo Courtesy of Mike Melton

Photo Courtesy of Mike Melton

Photo Courtesy of Mike Melton

Photo Courtesy of Mike Melton

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