McAlester News-Capital, McAlester, OK

January 2, 2013

New Years Crash

By Kevin Harvison
Senior Editor

McALESTER —  

National Transportation Safety Board officials continue to investigate at the scene of a fatal crash Tuesday night of a small plane that was reported stolen near Jasper, Ala., Wednesday, Jan. 2, 2013. Walker County sheriff's Chief Deputy James Painter says authorities are still investigating but believe the teenagers took the plane without permission before it crashed Tuesday night.