Penelope Luternauer

 

 

 

Age: 22

 

Summary: French medical student at the National Taiwan University in Taipei who was reportedly among one of 48 known fatalities involved in a major airplane accident when the ill-fated ATR-72 domestic passenger jet TransAsia Airways Flight 222 carrying 54 passengers and four crew members from Kaohsiung City's international airport had crashed into eight buildings near Magong Airport in the Taiwanese offshore island of Penghu while attempting to make a second landing approach in stormy weather as a result of Typhoon Matmo before erupting in flames and seriously injured at least 10 other passengers on board as well as five local residents on ground, in which it became Taiwan's first fatal air accident in 12 years but the exact circumstance of the crash remains under investigation led by the Taiwanese Aviation Safety Council.

 

 

Cause of Death: Injuries sustained in a plane crash

 

Born: September 30, 1991

 

Died: July 23, 2014

 

Location: Huxi, Penghu, Taiwan