60-year-old Lisa Bowman of Hermleigh was killed when a fuel tank malfunction caused the engine to stall, leading to the crash. The pilot, 58-year-old Richard Alan Bowman, also of Hermleigh, was taken to Rolling Plains Memorial Hospital in Sweetwater with minor injuries.
Pictured is a file photo of the actual airplane that crashed, a 1974 Bellanca Super Viking which was owned by Mr. Bowman. The National Transportation Safety Board is continuing their investigation into the crash.
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