SPRINGFIELD, Ohio (WDTN) - The National Transportation Safety Board closed its investigation into a deadly plane crash involving a replica Wright B Flyer.
Investigators conclude that Mitchell Cary and Don Gum failed to maintain control after losing engine power. A faulty weld on the left propeller shaft also played a role.
The pilots crashed in July 2011 near South Pitchin Road just outside of Springfield.
At the time, we were told they were testing a new plane called The Silver Bird.
Witnesses said the aircraft spiraled to the ground. Both men were killed on impact.
A woman was rushed to the hospital by Care Flight after losing control of her vehicle on Route 4 in Germantown just before 5:00 Saturday afternoon.
Preble County crews are battling a barn fire this afternoon on Barnetts Mill Road in Camden.
Making off with some last minute bargains, shoppers flooded the Dayton Mall Saturday before round two of the storm hits the Miami Valley.
State representatives Mike Henne and Jim Butler spent Saturday morning going door-to-door in a riverside neighborhood.
Christmas comes early for some kids in the region.