2 Dead in Tulare County Airplane Accident in Sequoia National Park
SEQUOIA NATIONAL PARK, CA (September 8, 2020) – On Saturday, Brian Nepinskyand Garry Zinger died in an airplane crash in Sequoia National Park.
Initially, The Air Force Rescue Coordination Center (AFRCC)reported a fixed-wing single-engine aircraft overdue.
Afterward, the Sequoia parks’ helitack team located the aircraft just after 8:00 a.m.
According to reports, witnesses last saw the aircraft in the Upper Horse Creek drainage in the Mineral King wilderness area.
Meanwhile, the plane crashed in a remote area. Furthermore, the NPS revealed that the airplane was scheduled to take off from Visalia about 11:00 a.m.
It was expected to arrive in San Bernardino County.
Moreover, the crash caused a one-half acre fire and was extinguished by park personnel.
In addition, the NPS revealed the identities of the two victims.
Indeed, Garry William Zinger, 82, and Brian Christopher Nepinsky, 35, died in the collision.
Subsequently, the crash remains under active investigation.
We express our deepest condolences to the families of Brian Nepinsky and Garry Zinger.
What Families Can Do after Losing a Loved One in a Fatal Plane Crash
In the case of the Sequoia National Park crash, the family of the victim must become aware of their rights under the law. This means that there may be a right to file a lawsuit against the person, person’s or company responsible for the loss of their loved one.
Having legal representation after such a traumatic event will provide your family with the space to heal. At the same time, ensuring that justice is brought to your loved one.
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We understand that the aftermath of losing a loved one can be extremely confusing and traumatizing. However, our office has devoted many hours to provide the best representation to our clients, making sure that bereaved families will get what they rightfully deserve. Therefore, if you have lost a loved one in an accident caused by the negligence of another party, do not hesitate to contact the Sweet Lawyers today. We offer free and confidential consultations. Additionally, we have several locations throughout Northern and Southern California. Please call us at (800) 674 7852.