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Plane Crashes in Jefferson County

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0  Updated at 11:12 am, December 2nd, 2013 By:
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(RIGBY, ID) – An ultralight plane crashed in a field southeast of Rigby over the weekend.  The Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office says 61-year-old Alan Zohner crashed near his privately-owned runway after his plane lost power on Saturday morning. Both his wife and a neighbor heard the crash and immediately called 911 at around 11 a.m. Zohner, who survived the impact, was airlifted to EIRMC with serious injuries. The cause of the crash remains under investigation.
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