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Berry Newgent, son Thomas, die in Suffolk plane crash

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An Anne Arundel County father and son were killed Saturday when their experimental plane crashed near Suffolk in southern Virginia, WAVY reports.

The crash killed a father and son from Anne Arundel County. Photo: Virginia State Police

Berry Raymond Newgent, 73, and his son Thomas, 51, died when their single-engine plane crashed on Carolina Road Saturday afternoon. They tried to land several times before crashing.

WAVY reports that the Newgents had participated in a regional air show before the crash. The plane they were flying was not involved with the show.

The cause for the crash remains under investigation.

READ MORE at WAVY.com.

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