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Fatal Riverside Plane Crash: Cessna C550 Tragedy at French Valley – CaseyGerry Aviation Lawyers

CaseyGerry is saddened to report yet another fatal crash that occurred in or near the French Valley Airport in Murrieta, California.

The crash occurred on the morning of Saturday, July 8, when a Cessna C550 flying in from Las Vegas, NV crashed while attempting to land in the Riverside airport.

4 Common Causes of Aviation Accidents

Aviation accidents are not nearly as common as vehicle accidents, but they do occur. The general public typically does not hear about aviation accidents unless they involve major airlines or famous individuals on board.

Santee Plane Crash Kills At Least Two People

A local cardiologist, 64-year-old Dr. Sugata Das, was reportedly piloting a plane that crashed in Santee on Oct. 11, 2021, according to an NBC 7 report. Two people were killed, including the doctor piloting the twin-engine Cessna C340 and a UPS driver on the ground.

Jason Evans Discusses CaseyGerry’s History in Aviation Litigation

Continuing the Tradition of Complex Aviation Litigation

In 1983, Richard Gerry argued an aviation case before the United States Supreme Court. That was before I was born.

I started as a lawyer with Casey Gerry in 2011, a few months before the terrible September 16, 2011 Reno Air Show crash which killed the aircraft pilot and 10 spectators, injuring 69 more.  

Scott Cummins

Scott Cummins Of Counsel




Areas of Practice

Aviation Litigation → Maritime Litigation →


USC, Business and Political Science, B.A. Loyola Law School, JD., cum laude 1974

About Scott Featured Cases Cases Against Asiana Airlines Following SFO Crash Resolved Settlement Reached in Off-road Vehicle Case Reno Air Crash Victims Compensated Scott Cummins is an experienced product liability and insurance bad faith coverage lawyer who has handled multi-million dollar cases against aircraft and product manufacturers and insurance companies.