A Cessna 525C Citation CJ4 corporate Jet skids off runway; wings separate, catch fire

A Cessna 525C Citation CJ4 corporate Jet skids off runway; wings separate, catch fire

A Cessna 525C Citation CJ4 corporate jet suffered an apparent runway excursion on landing at Howell-Livingston County Airport, Michigan, USA. The pilot survived the accident. The airplane departed Batavia-Genesee County Airport, New York, at 10:57 hours local time. The flight landed on runway 13 at 11:56 hours. An eyewitness reported that the aircraft travelled pas the end of the runway over about 390 m of airport terrain before it crossed Tooley Road. The wings were torn off and the fuselage came to rest inverted. Runway 13 is a 5002 ft (1525 m) long runway.

METAR Weather report: 16:35 UTC / 11:35 local time: KOZW 161635Z AUTO 15005KT 3SM -SN OVC065 M01/M03 A3031 RMK AO2 T10071031 16:54 UTC / 11:54 local time: KOZW 161654Z AUTO 13004KT 3SM -SN OVC055 M01/M03 A3028 RMK AO2 T10071029 17:14 UTC / 12:14 local time: KOZW 161714Z AUTO 14004KT 3SM -SN SCT050 OVC060 M01/M02 A3028 RMK AO2 P0001 T10061025