Great Bend Pilot Killed in Ultralight Plane Crash
- Published on Wednesday, 26 June 2013 09:46
The Kansas Highway Patrol identifies the victim as 26-year-old Lucas Campbell of Great Bend.
Investigators and witnesses said Campbell was flying slowly across the airport just after 1 PM Tuesday when the single seat aircraft rose, then nose dived into a grassy area near a runway.
Campbell was later pronounced dead at Great Bend Regional Hospital.
He was described as an experienced pilot who worked as a flight instructor for an aviation company at the airport.Read More Local News