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53 min ago | Point Reyes Light

Fatal plane crash sparks wildland fire on ranch

A pilot was found dead after his single-engine passenger plane crashed on a ranch north of Hicks Valley on Monday night, sparking a brush fire that consumed 40 acres of hilly terrain before sheriff's deputies and firemen discovered it in the wee hours Tuesday.

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Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Wildfire, Fire, US News, Federal Aviation Administration, Novato, CA

5 hrs ago | Buckingham Today

Latest Update: Man dies in plane crash

The pilot, a man in his 60s, who was the only person on board the aircraft, died at the scene.

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9 hrs ago | Bucks Herald

UPDATED: Man dies in plane crash

At around 7.40pm yesterday, Wednesday, officers from Thames Valley Police were called to reports of a plane in difficulty.

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13 hrs ago | WPTV Local News

4 Fla. residents killed in Bahamas plane crash

The Royal Bahamas Police Force identified the pilot as Robert Dean Carlson, 47. The passengers were Robert Michael Kennedy, 65; Terry Wayne Haines, 57; and Matthew Sokolowski, 42. The Cessna 340 crashed into shallow water Monday on approach to Freeport on the island of Grand Bahama, about 70 miles east of Florida.

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17 hrs ago | KTEN-TV Denison

Man Arrested In Ardmore For Stolen Vehicle

A local organization is helping several Oklahoma service men and women feel the comforts of home.

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Related Topix: Ardmore, OK, Oklahoma

Wed Aug 20, 2014

Philly.com

Was fail-safe system overridden in Katz plane crash?

A fail-safe system on the Gulfstream jet that crashed in May, killing businessman Lewis Katz and six others, may have been overridden because the pilots did not follow proper takeoff procedures, Gulfstream has suggested in a letter to pilots and owners of its jets.

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WATE-TV Knoxville

1 dead in Decatur County plane crash

One person was killed in a plane crash in Decatur County Wednesday afternoon. According to WBBJ , the plane, a crop duster, crashed around 3 p.m. at the intersection of Evanstown Road and Bible Hill Road in Parsons, Tennessee.

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Related Topix: Decatur County, TN, Parsons, TN

Seattle Post-Intelligencer

NTSB: Calm weather at time of Rabbit Ears crash

Investigators don't expect to identify the cause of a small plane crash in northern Colorado that killed two people until next year.

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Related Topix: Broomfield, CO, Steamboat Springs, CO

ABC News 4 Charleston

Attorney: DUI suspect left friend's memorial gathering before hitting and killing teen

The path of a driver who deputies say caused a crash that killed a 17-year-old girl on Johns Island days before she was set to begin her senior year appears to have started at the home of another James Island man who died in a plane crash.

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Commercial Dispatch

Plane crash survivor arrested on drug charges

What began as a plane crash has turned into a drug investigation after Stone County officials found thousands in cash and numerous bottles of prescription pills in the wreckage.

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Related Topix: Drugs, Stone County, MS, Soap Opera, Comedy, Entertainment, Drama, Television

Tue Aug 19, 2014

KMAN-AM Manhattan

Authorities Simulate Plane Crash

Tuesday night, multiple first response teams from all over Riley, Geary, and Pottawatomie Counties took part in a cooperative simulation near Manhattan Regional Airport.

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Related Topix: Riley, KS, Riley County, KS

Caribbean News Now!

Four killed in plane crash in Bahamas

Also, for the convenience of our readers and the online community generally, we have reproduced the complete Caribbean Net News archives from 2004 to 2010 here .

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WTAQ-AM Green Bay

Florida lawyer among dead in Bahamas plane crash

A small plane crash in the sea off the island of Grand Bahama on Monday killed Ormond Beach lawyer R. Michael Kennedy, who worked for a travel services company, according to a Florida newspaper.

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Related Topix: Ormond Beach, FL, Folk, The Kennedys

Vallejo Times-Herald

Marin County: Pilot killed in plane crash that ignites 40-acre grass fire

The pilot of a single-engine Beechcraft Bonanza was killed after crashing near Hicks Valley, sparking a 40-acre grass fire reported early Tuesday.

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Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Wildfire, Fire, Marin County, CA, San Mateo County, CA, San Carlos, CA, Novato, CA

Alabama Live

Helena plane crash: 'God saved those people. We just happened to be there'

Ralph Watkins Jr. was helping his buddy Duane Lovelady fix a lawnmower before heading off to work his usual shift at Pizza Hut as a delivery driver when the explosion happened.

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Related Topix: Helena, AL, Explosion, Home Gardening, Home

News10.net

Officials investigate fatal El Dorado County plane crash

The NTSB and FAA are continuing to investigate what led to a plane crash that killed a man and injured another Saturday night.

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Related Topix: El Dorado County, CA

Mon Aug 18, 2014

KHOU-TV Houston

Three North Texans killed in Eastland County plane crashThree North...

Three North Texans killed in Eastland County plane crash Three North Texans were killed when their small plane crashed in Eastland County on August 16, 2014 Check out this story on KHOU.com: http://www.khou.com/story/news/local/texas/2014/08/18/eastland-county-plane-crash/14226439/ The plane had taken off from Cook Canyon Ranch Airport near Ranger, ... (more)

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Related Topix: Texas, Eastland County, TX, Ranger, TX

Sunherald.com

Men survive Saturday plane crash in Leflore County

The Greenwood Commonwealth reports the two-seat, single-engine American Super Decathlon crashed at around 7 p.m. Saturday.

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Related Topix: Leflore County, MS, Sidon, MS, University of Mississippi Medical Center

CBS 3 Springfield

Neighbor tried to help Natchitoches men in plane crash

A Natchitoches woman witnessed the plane crash Sunday morning that claimed the life of a local barber and sent a former city councilman to the hospital.

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Related Topix: Holyoke, MA, Springfield, MA

CNews

Man in hospital following Ont. plane crash

The passenger plane was heading east when it crashed on Hwy. 33 near Carrying Place, located 175 km east of Toronto.

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