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A man from Round Lake died in a plane crash in Florida.

Friends, Family Say Goodbye To Father, Daughter Killed By Fla. Plane Crash

Fifty-three-year-old Jeffrey Bronken, who was piloting the plane, died in the March 22 crash near Clearwater, Fla. His daughter, 15-year-old Katie Bronken, died a few days later.

03/31/2014

A man from Round Lake died in a plane crash in Florida.

NTSB: Suburban Man Reported ‘Fuel Emergency’ Before Fatal Fla. Plane Crash

Jeffrey Bronken, 53, was flying a Piper PA-28-181 to Florida on Saturday, on a spring break trip with his daughter, Katherine, and her friend Keyana Linbo, when the plane hit power lines while making a “forced landing” on a six-lane highway.

03/27/2014

A man from Round Lake died in a plane crash in Florida.

Suburban Teen Dies From Injuries Sustained In Florida Plane Crash

15-year-old Katie Bronken died Wednesday from injuries she suffered in the plane crash that killed her father on Saturday.

03/26/2014

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Police: Round Lake Man Dead, 2 Injured After Small Plane Crashes In Florida

A northwest suburban man is dead and two girls injured after a plane from the Chicago area crashed in eastern Florida, police said.

03/22/2014

Plane crash in Boilingbrook by Clow Airport. (Credit: Chopper 780)

NTSB: Aborted Landing Preceded Bolingbrook Plane Crash

The report, issued Thursday, does not indicate what caused the Sept. 25 crash that killed the pilot, Narayan Venguswamy, 63, and his wife, Jay, from Georgetown, Ky.

11/08/2013

Investigators examine wreckage from a plane that crashed in a Bolingbrook parking lot on Wednesday. (Credit: Chris Martinez/CBS)

NTSB: Pilot In Bolingbrook Crash May Have Come In Too Fast

Eyewitnesses said the single-engine plane appeared to do a “touch-and-go,” circled and crashed several hundred feet short of the runway. Both people aboard died.

09/26/2013

Plane crash in Boilingbrook by Clow Airport. (Credit: Chopper 780)

Pilot Dies After Plane Crash In Bolingbrook

The man and woman killed in a plane crash in southwest suburban Bolingbrook have been identified as a Kentucky surgeon and his wife.

09/25/2013

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Pilot Killed In Small Plane Crash In LaPorte, Ind.

The pilot and sole-occupant of a small plane was killed in a crash in LaPorte County Indiana, according to a press release from the LaPorte County Sherriff’s Office.

07/21/2013

An Asiana Airlines Boeing 777 is seen on the runway at San Francisco International Airport after crash landing on July 6, 2013. Two people were killed and at least 182 others were injured.  (Photo credit: Josh Edelson/AFP/Getty Images)

Aviation Expert: San Francisco Crash Likely Result Of Pilot Error

A local aviation expert said he believes the fiery San Francisco plane crash that killed two people and injured dozens more was likely the result of pilot error.

CBS 2–07/08/2013

Two people were killed and three were injured when a small twin-engine jet crashed into three homes in South Bend, Ind., on March 17, 2013. (Credit: CBS)

Former Sooners QB Among Victims In South Bend Plane Crash

A former University of Oklahoma starting quarterback was one of two people killed when a small aircraft smashed into a house in northern Indiana, officials said Monday.

03/18/2013

A single-engine plane made an emergency landing near Morris Municipal Airport Saturday and ended up in a field. (CBS/Network Video)

Small Plane Makes Emergency Landing Near Morris Airport

A small airplane made an emergency landing near the Morris airport Saturday afternoon, touching down on Illinois Route 47 before careening into a field, a dispatcher tells CBS 2.

02/16/2013

A replica of a World War II-era Mustang fighter plane flipped over as the pilot tired to land in a field in DeKalb County on Dec. 11, 2012. The pilot survived, but firefighters had to cut the plane open to free him. (Credit: CBS)

Pilot Survives Small Plane Crash In DeKalb County

A vintage World War II fighter plane crashed in DeKalb County Tuesday afternoon. Police said the pilot was alert and talking to emergency workers.

CBS Chicago–12/11/2012

One person was killed when a small plane crashed in Manhattan Township in southern Will County on Dec. 4, 2012. (Credit: CBS)

One Killed In Will County Plane Crash

Federal authorities were investigating the cause of a fatal plane crash near Joliet on Tuesday.

CBS Chicago–12/04/2012

The Parfitts were flying a plane like this Grumman AA-1B. (Credit: Airport Data)

Antioch High School Mourns Loss Of Student Killed In Plane Crash

Antioch Community High School is in mourning today – after the death of a 14-year-old freshman and her father, killed in a plane crash yesterday in southeastern Wisconsin.

11/19/2012

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Plane With Ties To Illinois Crashes Near Milwaukee, 2 Dead

Federal Aviation Administration spokesman Lynn Lunsford says a single-engine Grumman AA1 crashed while trying to land just before 1:30 p.m. Sunday. He says local authorities told the FAA both people on board died.

11/18/2012

A small plane has crashed on a street in Gary. (Credit: Pamela Jones/CBS)

Two Dead After Small Plane Crashes In Gary

Two people were killed when a small airplane went down in a wooded area in Gary, Ind., late Wednesday morning.

10/03/2012

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Pilot Killed When Small Plane Crashes In SE Wis.

A pilot was killed Sunday when a small plane crashed into a yard along Eagle Lake in Kansasville in southeastern Wisconsin, a Federal Aviation Administration spokesman said.

09/09/2012

A small plane crashed outside Rockford, killing the pilot. (CBS)

Pilot Dead After Small Plane Crashes Near Rockford

A pilot is dead after a plane went down near Rockford Tuesday morning.

CBS Chicago–06/26/2012

Two people were killed when a small plane crashed near Lake in the Hills Airport on May 3, 2012. (Credit: CBS)

2 Dead In Plane Crash Near Lake In The Hills Airport

Two men were killed after a plane crashed near a small airport in the north suburbs.

05/03/2012

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Aurora Attorney Was In Experimental Plane That Crashed In Florida

One of the men in an experimental plane that crashed into a grocery store Florida Monday was an attorney from Aurora.

CBS Chicago–04/03/2012

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