(Clarinda) A Page County man died in a plane crash south of Clarinda Sunday afternoon.
Authorities say 53-year-old Jac Crain, Clarinda was flying a BD-4 single engine experimental aircraft owned by Crain Construction Company of Clarinda. A witness says the plane appeared to be turning back toward the Clarinda airport when the crash occurred killing Crain.
Page County Sheriff Lyle Palmer says Crain was the only one in the plane when it went down. The Sheriff’s Office received a 911 call shortly after 1:30 p.m.
Sheriff Palmer said Sunday that the FAA was still investigating the crash.
February 20, 2012
6:00 a.m. news