2 Dead after Small Plane Accident near Oregon Eclipse Viewing Site

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August 20, 2017

Pilot and Passenger Killed in Madras Plane Crash

2 Killed in Small Plane Crash South of Madras Municipal Airport Oregon, Pennsylvania (August 20, 2017) – Two people were killed Saturday after a small plane crashed in Jefferson County, according to authorities. The deadly crash occurred at about 2 p.m. August 19, about a mile south of Madras Municipal Airport near Central Oregon. The small plane was near a central Oregon airport when it crashed near where people have been gathering to view the solar eclipse, as per the officials. The plane was described as a single engine homebuilt Wheeler Express. The identities of the victims were being withheld […]