Plane Crash to be Investigated - KFBB.com News, Sports and Weather

Plane Crash to be Investigated

Posted: Updated:

The plane crash yesterday that took place just north of Helena resulting in one's death has some new information surrounding the crash itself.

51 year old Leonard Andrew Coyle was the pilot and lost his life in the Beechcraft Bonanza plane crash.  The crash took place north of Helena just shortly after noon yesterday.  The plane was owned by Vetter Aviation based out of Helena.

Coyle reportedly died on impact during the crash according to Lewis and Clark County Coroner Mickey Nelson.

A witness said the only part of the plane he saw remain intact was the tail section and officials from the National Transportation Safety Board were expected to arrive today to investigate the crash and the scene.

 

  • BREAKING NEWS: Haynes Fire Reaches 10 Acres

    BREAKING NEWS: Haynes Fire Reaches 10 Acres

    Emergency personnel responded to reports of a ground fire 15-miles outside of Helena just after 4:00pm on Friday.
    Emergency personnel responded to reports of a ground fire 15-miles outside of Helena just after 4:00pm on Friday.
  • Tester in Helena This Morning to Listen to Veterans

    Tester in Helena This Morning to Listen to Veterans

    Early in Helena this morning Senator Jon Tester held an open forum with veterans of Helena to discuss their experiences with the VA healthcare system as well as the benefit package. 
    Early in Helena this morning Senator Jon Tester held an open forum with veterans of Helena to discuss their experiences with the VA healthcare system as well as the benefit package. 
  • Attempted Kidnapping Latest

    Attempted Kidnapping Latest

    Only one person will face charges stemming from that alleged attempted kidnapping that took place during the Dynamite Dash in Lincoln on Friday.
    Only one person will face charges stemming from that alleged attempted kidnapping that took place during the Dynamite Dash in Lincoln on Friday.
  • Blood donations low during summer months

    Blood donations low during summer months

    Today the American Red Cross set up shop outside the City County building in Helena to take blood donations. During the summer months, the Red Cross says blood donations tend to be lower compared to the rest of the year.
    Today the American Red Cross set up shop outside the City County building in Helena to take blood donations. During the summer months, the Red Cross says blood donations tend to be lower compared to the rest of the year.
Powered by WorldNow

Sports

  • Sports
  • Community

  • Community
  • Powered by WorldNow
    All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 WorldNow and Max Media. All Rights Reserved. For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.