Environmental scientists heading to Ohio just killed in a plane crash?!
— Nick Sortor (@nicksortor) February 23, 2023
This is insane!
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — Update: CTEH officials have identified the five employees who were onboard as pilot Sean Sweeney, Micah Kendrick, Kyle Bennett, Gunter Beaty, and Glenmarkus Walker
On Wednesday afternoon, police confirmed reports of a plane crash near the Bill and Hillary Clinton National Airport in Little Rock.
Around 12:02 p.m., officials were alerted to a twin-engine plane that crashed by the 3M Plant on Walters Road.
Officials say that all five people on the plane died during the crash.
They were flying to Ohio to investigate the
Oakwood Village factory explosion. The factory,
Schumann & Co., in Bedford, Ohio, produces copper alloys.