A former Connellsville man was one of two men killed when a single-engine plane crashed Wednesday morning into a wooded area about a mile from the Gary/Chicago International Airport, in Gary, Ind., officials said.
Multiple sources confirmed that Patsy J. Crisafi, of Ryan Road in St. Augustine, Fla. and formerly of Connellsville, was killed when his Cirrus SR22 plane went down at 11:18 a.m. as it approached the Gary-based airfield.
Gary police Cmdr. Sean A. Jones said officials with the Lake County Coroner’s Office removed two bodies from the scene around 5:30 p.m.
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