NEW INFO: Edenton Man Killed In Plane Crash

We now know the identity of the man killed after Monday’s plane crash in Edenton.

The Chowan County Sheriff’s Department says the victim was 69 year old William Jordan of Edenton.

According to authorities Jordan along with Joseph Konicki were doing some form of pilot re-certification activity when the accident occurred Monday night. Officials say Jordan was killed, Konicki was transferred to the hospital as well, no word yet on his injuries.

The Sheriff’s Office tells WITN both men are seasoned pilots and that Jordan was actually a retired commercial airline pilot.

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The Chowan County Emergency Management says they responded to a plane crash around 7:30 Monday night--just north of The Northeastern Regional Airport in Edenton.

Responders say two pilots were inside a 1968 fixed wing aircraft when is suddenly crashed upon take off.

The F-A-A says they plane is registered to Joseph Konicki of Spring, Texas although authorities have not released the name of the victims.

The NTSB and the FAA will be investigating this crash site Tuesday morning.

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One person has been killed in a plane crash that happened Monday night in Chowan County.

The Chowan Herald says the crash involved a small plane with a pilot and student pilot onboard.

The plane crashed in a wooded area north of Northeastern Regional Airport in Edenton.

Stay with WITN and witn.com for more details on this developing story.


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