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Names Released in NE Missouri Plane Crash


Indianapolis, Ind. – Officials on Sunday released the names of the men killed Friday night in a plane crash near the northeast Missouri town of Bible Grove. They're all from Indiana.

One of the dead was an agent in charge of the Indiana office of the Drug Enforcement Administration, Armand McClintock.

The other victims were were Anderson, Ind. attorney Bill Shearer and Pendleton, Ind. physician Ronald Kracke.

A spokesman for the Federal Aviation Administration says the plane was trying to go around or was passing through thunderstorms when it crashed. Officials from the National Transportation Safety Board and other agencies are investigating.

The crash on Friday was the fourth plane crash in Missouri during October.

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