NTSB releases video of fatal plane crash

In the video, a single-engine plane banks sharply before crashing. (Source: NTSB)
In the video, a single-engine plane banks sharply before crashing. (Source: NTSB)

TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) - The National Transportation Safety Board has released dramatic video showing a 2010 fatal plane crash in Marana.

The video was released in advance of an expected report on the cause of the crash at the Marana Regional Airport in August of 2010.

In the video, a single-engine plane flies low over the photographer moments after take off, then banks sharply before crashing.

45-year-old flight instructor Robert Cloutier died in the crash.

A 16-year-old student passenger was seriously injured.

The NTSB factual report finds no mechanical problems or weather issues.

A report on the probable cause of the crash is scheduled to be released next month.

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