New Tecumseth man identified as Beeton plane crash victim
Published Friday, October 30, 2015 1:54PM EDT
Emergency crews can be seen at the site of a plane crash in the area of 8th Line and Tottenham Road near Beeton, Ont. on Saturday, Oct. 17, 2015. (Steve Mansbridge/ CTV Barrie)
Police have released the identity of the man killed in a plane crash in Beeton earlier this month.
At around 3 p.m. on October 17, the plane crashed in the area of 8th Line and Tottenham Road.
The plane struck hydro lines and a hydro pole prior to the crash.
A witness reported the plane was experiencing engine trouble while another witness said there were snow squalls in the area at the time.
The OPP say 52-year-old David Coffey died in the crash.
The Transportation Safety Board is continuing its investigation into the cause of the crash.