Written by: The Benton Law Firm Last Updated : December 2, 2021

Nacogdoches, TX – Keith Michael McElvain Killed in Airplane Crash near TX-204

Nacogdoches, TX (January 21, 2020) – A plane accident in Cherokee County claimed one man’s life.

At around 3 p.m., on January 20, the Texas Department of Public Safety responded to the scene of an accident near Highway 204. Reports from DPS indicate that around 12:05 p.m., 76-year-old Keith Michael McElvain took off in a Cessna 150 from the Cherokee County Airport.

McElvain sustained fatal injuries in the accident and was declared deceased.

At this time, DPS is investigating.

We would like to offer our sincere condolences to the family of Keith Michael McElvain.  Our thoughts are with them at this time.

Fatal Airplane Accidents in Texas

Nacogdoches, TX – Keith Michael McElvain Killed in Airplane Crash near TX-204Airplane accidents often result in fatal injuries due to the nature of their travel. Unfortunately, countless victims lose their lives in devastating accidents due to miscommunication, pilot error, and malfunctioning parts. When victims lose their lives in these unimaginable collisions, it is imperative that their families contact a wrongful death attorney in Texas as soon as possible.

The Benton Law Firm has extensive experience helping countless families get the justice they deserve for the tragic loss of a loved one. Our aggressive airplane accident attorneys in Texas have helped countless claimants recover millions of dollars to help cover the costs of funeral services, lost wages, and more. If your loved one lost their life in an accident, contact our personal injury attorneys in Texas at (214) 219-4878 to see how we can help you.

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