Berry Newgent, son Thomas, die in Suffolk plane crash

Decrease Increase Text size

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.


Would you like to contribute to this story? Join the discussion.

Recommended For You
comments powered by Disqus