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Plane crash in Pineville

Monday, October 12, 2009 - 3:22pm

PINEVILLE— Two single engine Cessna planes collided in the air Saturday, killing two and injuring two others.

The accident happened near Pineville Regional Airport during the "Fall Fly in", a socical event for reacreational pilots.

Federal investigators are currently trying to figure out how the two planes crashed.

Officials say the victims killed are Thomas O'Leary, Jr., and James Schultz, Jr.