Sometimes, it seems like the universe just loves creating a touch of irony. Take the case on July 10, when a single-engine, Beechcraft airplane crashed into building in Titusville, FL. By itself, there's nothing especially funny about that, but of all the structures to hit, the plane smashed into an auto shop called American Paint & Body Collision Center.

According to Florida Today, the pilot and his passenger received minor injuries, but the rest of the people in the shop at the time were unharmed. The crash occurred when the plane started having engine trouble. It first hit the building's ceiling and kept going right into the middle of the showroom. Scroll down to watch two videos about the incident. The first is a brief news report, and the second shows the inside of the store afterwards with the plane clearly visible.




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      11fiveoh
      • 5 Months Ago
      Awesome that everyone ivolved is okay!
      Petrol
      • 5 Months Ago
      Uh, I thought the plane had body shop treatment or paint treatment at that place or something... not ironic.
      TopGun
      • 5 Months Ago
      The video from the fireman might indicate why the airplane was having engine trouble - the right wing was bent back and not a drop of fuel was leaking from the wing - another fuel starvation incident perhaps.
      jphyundai
      • 5 Months Ago
      Glad everybody survived mostly unscathed. I am sure that the body shop sees adjusters everyday. Now they can price repairs to the building. If there was anywhere to crash a plane, that was it.
      Space
      • 5 Months Ago
      So the plane was already ironic like all the time before it crashed?
      CruzControl
      • 5 Months Ago
      Just leave it there for repairs. It needed a new engine anyway. Praise the universe no one was seriously injured.
      Cruising
      • 5 Months Ago
      That plane has been around was manufactured in 1970, solid thing. Glad no one was seriously injured.
        Cruising
        • 5 Months Ago
        @Cruising
        *scratch that, actually 2010 typed the wrong registration.
      yonomo200
      • 5 Months Ago
      That's not ironic. That's just bad luck.
      kimidam
      • 5 Months Ago
      I see your irony and raise you one more: "The aircraft smashed into the home of Michael Rogerson, chairman and founder of the Irvine-based Rogerson Aircraft Corp., a manufacturer of aircraft components and helicopters." http://articles.latimes.com/1985-12-20/local/me-5017_1_plane-pilot-dies Unfortunately, there was a fatality in this crash...