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Small Plane Crashes in Bartow Residential Area


Published on Feb 13, 2020


Bartow, Fla. (February 13, 2020) – At 11:28 a.m. Thursday morning multiple agencies were dispatched to a reported downed aircraft just north of Bartow Executive Airport.

Upon arrival at 4612 Weston Road in Bartow, crews found a single engine fixed-winged land based aircraft downed in the front yard of the residence. Both occupants of the aircraft were found deceased upon the crew’s arrival. Next of kin have not yet been notified. No residents of the surrounding area were injured.

Polk County Sheriff’s Office, The National Transportation Safety Board and the Federal Aviation Administration will be investigating.