Minden Plane Crash Leaves Man Dead

By: Staff/Nevada Appeal Email
By: Staff/Nevada Appeal Email

A plane crash in Minden today leaves one man dead.

According to the Nevada Appeal, the single engine float plane lost power just after 3:15 p.m.

It skidded of the roof of a home on Benton Road, hitting the ground twice, before coming to a rest upside down.

The 60-year-old pilot, who is not yet identified, was killed instantly.

There way only minor damage to the home. However, the residents were shaken-up.

The cause of the crash is under investigation.

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