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NTSB Identification: ERA17WA086
Accident occurred Thursday, January 05, 2017 in Tangara da Serra, Brazil
Aircraft: CESSNA 172, registration:
Injuries: 2 Fatal, 2 Serious.

The foreign authority was the source of this information.

On January 5, 2017, at 1420 universal time coordinated, a Cessna 172S airplane, Brazilian registration PR-GRS, sustained substantial damage when it struck high-tension power-lines while attempting to land at the Tangara da Serra Airport (TGQ), State of Mato Grasso, Brazil. The pilot and a passenger were fatally injured and two passengers were seriously injured. The personal flight originated at the Adalberto Mendes da Silva Airport (CAC), Cascavel, Brazil.