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Plane crash near Melbourne Airport 08/09/2021


On August 9, 2021 at approximately 11:15 a.m. the Izard County Sheriff's Office was notified of a plane crash south of the Melbourne Airport. 

Deputies and Melbourne Fire Department personnel arrived to find a single engine plane engulfed in flames with one occupant who was deceased. 

Authorities are still working on the identification and the NTSB has been notified. 

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