Family dies in small plane crash in Texas


Five dead. … 2011-12-20

A single-engine plane crashed amid a rainstorm in central Texas, killing the pilot, his wife and two children from Georgia, as well as his brother who lived in Texas, officials said Tuesday.

The Piper Saratoga aircraft crashed just before 10 p.m. Monday in a farming and ranching community in northeast Brazos County, said Tom Vinger, a spokesman for the Texas Department of Public Safety.

Link to doomed flight: … /KJAN/KCNW