Orey Crounk Plane Crash

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Orey Crounk Plane Crash - and A it S. the Two Dead in Plane Crash at San...
and A it S. the Two Dead in Plane Crash at San Lois San Luis, Colo., March 29--(IP) --Two men died today when Iglit plane dived Into tlio ground and exploded and burned near rUlS. Sheriff Mike Rampa ot Costilla county identified them as Orey Crouulc and Robert Valdez. He heir postoffice address was San \caclo, eight miles west of San 'jiiis. The sheriff said Valdez was ibout 30 and Crounk about 35. nampa said Crounk was flying he plane and Valdez was a passenger. passenger. Jim Hearst of Antonito said he owned the small plane. Both bodies were badly burned, dentification was not established until about 6 p. m. The crash t 2:30 p. m. llampa and Hearst said eyewitnesses eyewitnesses told them the plane was lying low just before the crash. Hearst said he was told the plane dived, pulled up and then sideslip- ied to tht ground, exploding and turning.

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  1. Greeley Daily Tribune,
  2. 30 Mar 1950, Thu,
  3. Page 7

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