April 16, 2014
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.