Addison, TX – Crash At Addison Airport Results In 10 Fatalities
Addison, TX (July 3, 2019) – On June 30, police and emergency crews responded to the scene of an airplane crash at the Addison Airport.
According to reports, a twin-engine Beechcraft BE-350 King Air took off just after 9 a.m. for St. Petersburg when it crashed into a private hanger at the airport.
After crashing, the plane caught on fire – causing the death of all ten occupants of the plane.
On July 2, police announced the name of four victims to be 52-year-old Brian Ellard, his wife 45-year-old Ornella Ellard, and her two children, 15-year-old Alice Maritato, and 13-year-old Dylan Maritato.
On July 3, the remaining six victims were identified as 71-year-old Howard Hale Cassady and 57-year-old Gina Cunningham Thelen, 60-year-old Mary Martha Titus, 61-year-old John Leo Titus, 58-year-old Stephen Lee Thelen, and 28-year-old Matthew Palmer.
We would like to offer our sincere condolences to the families of the victims who lost their lives in this accident. Our thoughts are with them at this time.
Fatal Plane Accidents In Texas
Countless people are being injured and killed in these horrific incidents. Plane crashes typically occur due to pilot error, negligence, or defective parts. In any case, plane crashes are often catastrophic in nature. When victims are killed in fatal collisions, it is crucial for surviving relatives to contact a wrongful death attorney in Texas as soon as possible.
Texas personal injury attorneys at the Benton Law Firm have extensive experience helping victims and their families get the justice they deserve. For nearly two decades, our team has fought aggressively to ensure families get the compensation they need to cover medical expenses, funeral arrangements, and other damages resulting from the accident. Contact our airplane accident attorneys in Texas at (214) 219-4878 to see how we can help you.
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