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Mississippi man and grandson die in crash of vintage plane

STARKVILLE, Miss. (AP) - A Mississippi businessman and his grandson died in the crash of a vintage single-engine airplane in a wooded area northeast of Starkville. Oktibbeha County Coroner Michael Hunt says Gary Dedeaux and 13-year-old Luke Reed were pronounced…

Servicewomen killed in Alabama plane crash identified

FOLEY, Ala. (AP) - Authorities have identified the two service members who were killed when their plane crashed in a residential Alabama neighborhood. U.S. Coast Guard Ensign Morgan Garrett and U.S. Navy Lt. Rhiannon Ross were on a routine training…

Ukrainian airplane crashes near Iran's capital, killing 176

SHAHEDSHAHR, Iran (AP) — A Ukrainian passenger jet carrying 176 people has crashed just minutes after taking off from the Iranian capital's main airport, turning farmland on the outskirts of Tehran into fields of flaming debris and killing all on…

Mississippi teen killed in fatal plane crash

Friends and family are mourning the loss of a Mississippi teenager who was killed while training to be a pilot. Elizabeth Little was performing touch and go’s, a maneuver that involves landing on a runway and taking off without coming…

Fatal plane crash in Hancock County

A Hancock County man is dead after a single-engine plane he was flying crashed Friday morning. The Cessna took off from Diamondhead Airport and crashed around 7 a.m. into the woods just north of I-10 near Mile Marker 16. Officials…

Plane crashes in Jackson County

This morning, an ultralight aircraft crashed into the back yard of a home on Marguerite Drive in the Gulf Park Estates area. The pilot, James Hitterman, took off from Ocean Springs Airport to test the single seat plane and was…

Coroner Releases Names of Crash Victims

The identities of the four people killed in a Tupelo plane crash have now been identified. The Lee County coroner has confirmed Henry L. Jackson, his wife Gwynn Groggle, Dr. Charles Torti and Carrie Torti died in yesterday’s plane crash.…

Four Killed in Plane Crash in Tupelo

A plane crash killed four people in Northern Mississippi this morning. A Mississippi coroner says she will use DNA to identify the people killed in a plane crash near Tupelo Regional Airport this morning. Lee County Coroner Carolyn Green says…