West Tenn. pilot killed in crash of aircraft - WMC Action News 5 - Memphis, Tennessee

West Tenn. pilot killed in crash of aircraft

PARIS, Tenn. (AP) - A West Tennessee pilot died in the crash of an ultralight aircraft near Paris.

The Paris Post-Intelligencer reports the tiny plane came down about 10 a.m. Monday, killing Joel Pennington of Henry County.

The paper said Pennington was cropdusting with the aircraft when it crashed just north of Highway 54, west of Paris.

Pennington took off from the Henry County Airport shortly before the crash. The cause was being investigated.

Information from: The Paris Post-Intelligencer

(Copyright 2008 by The Associated Press.  All Rights Reserved.)

Powered by Frankly