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More Information Released in Last Month’s Fatal Breathitt County Plane Crash

We’re learning more about a small plane crash that happened in Breathitt County last month. Prior to his plane crashing, the 62-year-old pilot, Timothy Pankiewicz, had reported engine trouble. He had flown out of Green Cove Springs, Florida on May 24. He told air traffic controllers that his engine had lost oil pressure and failed. A controller told him of an airport where he could land three miles away, but the man said he couldn’t see it and would attempt to land in a field instead. The NTSB says official findings about the crash will be released at a later time.
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Preliminary report released in fatal Breathitt County plane crash

FROZEN CREEK, Ky. (WYMT) - The National Transpiration Safety Board released a preliminary report into last month’s plane crash in Breathitt County that left the pilot dead. The report says the flight originated from Green Cove Springs, Florida on May 24 with a fuel stop at Pickens County Airport in Pickens, South Carolina.
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Memorial Day ceremony held in Breathitt County

BREATHITT COUNTY, Ky. (WYMT) - On Friday afternoon, the Breathitt County War Memorial Association and Jackson Parks and Recreation hosted a Memorial Day ceremony. ”While it’s a time to have fun, and to enjoy, it is a time also to remember those who paid the supreme sacrifice for this nation,” said Vietnam Veteran Ervine Allen.
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UPDATE: Florida man on way to Ohio dies in plane crash

BREATHITT COUNTY, Ky. (WTVQ) – A 62-year-old Florida man on his way to Ohio has been identified as the man who died in a fiery plane crash Monday afternoon in Breathitt County. According to the Kentucky State Police, Timothy Michael Pankiewicz, of Green Cove Springs, Fla., died in the crash....
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Florida man dies in eastern Ky. plane crash

Kentucky State Police has released the identity of the pilot killed in an eastern Kentucky plane crash. Police said 62-year-old Timothy M. Pankiewicz, of Green Cove, Florida, died when his single-engine plane went down in Breathitt County, about 10 miles north of Jackson. Pankiewicz was the lone occupant of the plane.
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Kentucky health leaders stress importance of second COVID-19 shot

WATCH | Activists, protesters plan George Floyd memorial in downtown Lexington. It’s been one year since the death of George Floyd, when a Minneapolis police officer knelt with his knee on Floyd’s neck for more than nine minutes. WATCH | Officials identify pilot killed in Breathitt Co. single-engine plane crash.
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Victim in Breathitt plane crash identified

FROZEN CREEK, Ky. — One person is dead following a plane crash Monday in Breathitt County. It happened just after 1:30 p.m. Monday, when a single-engine plane went down at the intersection of Route 1812 and 378, at Frozen Creek. Firefighters responding to the scene found the plane wreckage engulfed...
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Officials identify pilot killed in Breathitt County plane crash

BREATHITT COUNTY, Ky. (WDKY) – Kentucky State Police have released new details on the deadly single-engine plane crash that happened Monday in Breathitt County. Troopers say when crews got to the scene near the intersection of KY-1812 and KY-378, they found the plane in a field and engulfed in flames.
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WATCH | Protesters holding memorial in downtown Lexington

WATCH | Officials identify pilot killed in Breathitt Co. single-engine plane crash. Kentucky State Police have released new details on the deadly single-engine plane crash that happened in Breathitt County on Monday. WATCH | Activists, protesters plan George Floyd memorial in downtown Lexington. Updated: 43 minutes ago. It’s been one...