BREAKING NEWS: Plane Crash Claims Two Lives

The Parke County Sheriff’s Office confirms that a small, single engine aircraft has crashed in a wooded area upon takeoff near Butler Airfield at approximately 10am this morning. Both occupants were pronounced dead at the scene. Positive identification has yet to be made. Autopsies are scheduled for tomorrow (Tuesday) at Regional Hospital in Terre Haute. The FAA is on scene with the Sheriff’s Department and the NTSB has personnel enroute to the scene. Parke County Coroner’s office, Rockville Police Department, Rockville Fire, and Parke County EMS assisted on scene. No other information is being released at this time.

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