Saturday, September 1, 2012
Richard Bach Jonathan Livingstone Seagull author Richard Bach crashes plane
The US author of 1970s short story Jonathan Livingstone Seagull has been seriously injured in a plane crash.
(by pio dal cin) The Author of Jonathan Livingstone Seagull has been seriously injured in a plane crash
Richard Bach was reportedly trying to land his small plane on San Juan island in Washington state when he hit power lines and got trapped in the cockpit.
Local media reported that a group of holidaymakers had to cut him free.
His son, James, said his father was flying alone and suffered a head injury and broken shoulder. Bach, 76, is known to be a keen aviator.