National Transportation Safety Board
Federal investigators say a plane that crashed in northeast Missouri, killing both men on board, hit a tree before crashing.
Steve Gullberg had worked for the Florida-based airline IBC Air for only three months but had expressed concerns about IBC’s safety.
Seven people in two cars on the Highway M overpass in Scott County were injured, none seriously, when two 40-foot sections of the overpass crumpled.
Evidence gathered in an investigation of a fatal medical helicopter crash has raised questions about whether the pilot was distracted by personal text messages when he failed to refuel the helicopter before taking off and misjudged how far the aircraft could fly without more fuel.
Lawrence County Sheriff Brad Delay says the plane caught fire on impact near Stotts City, about three miles north of Interstate 44.