2017-06-01 PRESS RELEASE

NEWS RELEASE

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
June 1st, 2017

ISSUED BY:
MARK WASYLYSHYN – SHERIFF
WOOD COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE
(419) 354-9008

Incident Contact:
Capt. Terry James
Phone: (419) 373-6529

Center Township, Wood County Ohio:
On June 1st 2017 at 11:59 the Wood County Sheriff’s Office received a report of an single engine aircraft crash. The crash occurred in a field in Center Township, west of Huffman Road, and South of Kramer Road Wood County, Ohio. The pilot, Gary Conklin was pronounced deceased at the scene. The Wood County Sheriff’s Office, along with the Federal Aviation Administration, and the National Traffic and Safety Bureau are continuing the investigation.