Dear Ms. Coomes,
Thank you for posting your request on History Hub!
The information you seek may be in an accident report. World War II Army Air Force and Air Force accident reports up to 1955 are in the custody of the Air Force Historical Research Agency, 600 Chennault Circle, Building 1405, Maxwell Air Force Base, AL 36112-6424. Their web site is https://www.afhra.af.mil/.
We hope this information is helpful. Best of luck with your research!