The commercial pilot was conducting a cross-country personal flight in the Cirrus SR-22. He reported that, during cruise flight, the airspeed began to decrease, and the engine began to lose power.
He attempted to restore engine power, but was not successful. He then conducted a forced landing to a road in Langola Township in Minnesota.
During the landing roll, he maneuvered the plane to miss an oncoming car, and the plane subsequently struck a guy wire, which resulted in substantial damage to the left wing. [Read more…]