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Deadly Small Plane Crash Near Shannon Airport in Spotsy

by The Free Lance-Star posted Sep 29 2012 7:27PM
State police are now confirming that two people were killed in a plane crash in Spotsylvania County Saturday afternoon, both of whom were aboard the plane.
 
The blue-and-white plane had apparently just taken off from Shannon Airport in Spotsylvania County. A witness says it went straight up in a vertical climb and then turned and went straight down, corkscrewing into the ground. The plane hit a tree and landed where Carrie Court dead-ende near the airport.
 
An eyewitness reports that the crash occurred at 5:11 p.m.
 
An official at Shannon Airport tells a Free Lance-Star reporter that the plane was a 1974 Cessna 150M, single engine. The plane was a familiar one to residents of a nearby trailer park who recognized it by sight and by its loud engine.
 
The NTSB has been notified. No one on the ground was hurt.
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Location : Spotsylvania County
09/29/2012 7:28PM
Deadly Small Plane Crash Near Shannon Airport in Spotsy
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09/29/2012 9:14PM
Plagiarism?
When a dozen different newspapers report the EXACT SAME THING word-for-word, how is this not considered plagiarism?
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