CLARKSBURG, WEST VIRGINIA (September 8, 2017) – A small plane reported missing in West Virginia was found on Thursday in a remote mountainous area, according to a local news source. (map)
The accident happened around 11:30 and 3:30 pm on Tuesday, September 5th. A Cirrus SR20 aircraft went missing en route to Illinois with two people on board. The plane was found on Thursday after an extensive search.
Bill and Pat Searcy from Carterville, Illinois, were confirmed to have been killed in the crash. The accident remains under investigation at this time to determine cause and liability.
“Sadly, there are no words that can comfort all family members and friends as they cope with such tragic loss,” said the attorneys from Lexton Law Firm. “Our thoughts and prayers are with all parties affected in this tragedy as they try to piece together what happened.”