Cresco, Iowa

February 8, 2008 - 10:57am

Cessna 560 Citation V, Cresco, Iowa, July 19, 2006–The Citation was substantially damaged and the pilot and copilot were killed when the jet overran Runway 33 at Cresco’s Ellen Church Field Airport (CJJ), coming to rest in a corn field. The two passengers were seriously injured. The flight was en route from Oxford, Miss., to Rochester, Minn., when it diverted to CJJ.

September 12, 2006 - 7:16am

The NTSB has started an investigation into the fatal July 19 crash of Citation 560 N636SE near Cresco, Iowa. The two pilots–Clyde Lewis and William Eisner–were killed and the two passengers were injured. The jet was on an IFR flight plan from Oxford, Miss., to Rochester, Minn.