Date: August 14, 1996
Time: ?
Location: Near Bronson Creek, British Columbia, Canada
Operator: Air North
Flight #: ?
Route: Bronson Creek - Wrangell
AC Type: Douglas DC-4
Registration: C-FGNI
cn / ln: 10389/120
Aboard: 3   (passengers:0  crew:3)
Fatalities: 1   (passengers:0  crew:1)
Ground: 0
Summary: After taking off the No. 2 engine of the cargo plane caught on fire. The pilot tried to land the plane in a river bed. The number 2 engine separated from the aircraft as a result of an intense fire in the wing. The loss of the engine rendered the aircraft uncontrollable, and the pilots were forced to land in the river.

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