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Lightning may be to blame in plane crash deaths

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AMARILLO (KYTX) - A lightning bolt may be to blame for a plane crash that killed two men in Amarillo.

Unofficial reports show the plane might have been hit by the lightning. causing it to lose a wing and crash right after leaving the airport.

Kelly O'Neal of Colorado Springs was the pilot and owner of the plane. 79-year-old Robert O'Neal of Amarillo was also on board. He died at the scene.

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