Four killed in plane crash are named

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Police confirmed that the victims were all from the same family. They were killed when a plane bound for Dunkeswell crashed into a field in Somerset.

Police have named the four people who were killed when a plane bound for Dunkeswell crashed into a field in Somerset.

The victims were the pilot Philip Garvey, 56, his wife Ann, 55, their daughter Emily, 23, and their 20-year-old son Daniel.

The family are from the Woking area of Surrey.

They died when the six-seater plane they were travelling in crashed in a field near Buttles Lane, Churchinford.


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The incident happened at just before 11.44am on Saturday (November 14).

A spokesman for Avon and Somerset Police confirmed that the plane has now been recovered from the field for further examination, adding: “We are continuing to work with the Air Accidents Investigation Branch.”

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