Great Bend couple killed in New Mexico plane crash

Published: Oct. 20, 2019 at 8:40 PM CDT
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A Great Bend couple was killed in a fiery plane crash Sunday morning in New Mexico.

The Angel Fire Department says multiple people called 911 around 8:48 a.m. reporting a plane down between Zebs and True Value.

Crews arrived, and the fire was put out minutes later.

Fire officials say Richard Schenk and Anne Schenk were pronounced dead on the scene.

Investigators say Richard was an experienced commercial rated pilot. There is no word yet on what caused the crash.

The cause of the accident is under investigation by the NTSB and the FAA.

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