80-year-old dies in Texas plane crash

by nph | December 2nd, 2010

December 2, 2010

An 80-year-old man has died in a Texas plane crash.

According to kltv.com, the man attempted to land his plane on a private airstrip when the plane clipped the top of a tree.

The single-engine plane caught fire when it hit the ground.

Friends of the man say that she was returning from a trip to Oklahoma before the Texas plane crash.

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