MCSO PRESS RELEASEPlane Crash Mohave County Jul2014(1)

July 20, 2014

Mohave County Sheriff’s deputies responded to a plane crash in the Arizona Strip Sunday (7/20) evening.   At about 6:29 p.m., deputies responded to the crash scene located about 150 feet south of the Interstate 15 at mp 14, south of the Gorge.  Upon arrival, deputies confirmed two people did not survive the crash and it appears no other occupants were onboard.  FAA and NTSB have been notified.  NTSB will be onsite on Monday (7/20).    Deputies and Search and Rescue members are securing the scene throughout the night.  More details will be released on Monday (7/20).  The identities of the deceased will be released after identification is made and next of kin have been notified.

Submitted by Trish Carter