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Two People Were Killed In A Plane Crash Near Williams Sunday

Two people were killed when the airplane they were in, crashed Sunday near Williams. Coconino County Sheriff’s officials say the plane was supposed to land at the Grand Canyon Airport at 9 a.m., after departing from the Sedona Airport. A family member called the sheriff’s office saying the aircraft was overdue and the family had not reported to work as scheduled on Sunday. A DPS helicopter found the airplane at around 1:40 a.m. Monday, in a wooded area near the Williams Airport. Crews got to the site and found 37-year-old Timothy Michael Gill, and 38-year-old Joylani Roseann Kamalu, both of Vista, California deceased. There’s no word on what caused the aircraft to crash. The incident is under investigation by the National Transportation Safety Board, the FAA and the Coconino County Sheriff’s Office.

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