Monday, October 28, 2013 10:32 pm
Plane hits Ore. home; pilot dead, resident unhurt
The Associated Press
The McMinnville Police Department said the crash occurred Monday afternoon southwest of Portland. The first law enforcement officers to arrive said the plane hit a garage and ended up inside the home.
Police have identified the pilot of the Lancair plane as 56-year-old Charles W. Yochelson of Sheridan, Ore.
They say the crash is being investigated by the National Transportation Safety Board and the Federal Aviation Administration.
The Yamhill County News-Register (http://is.gd/xs1Qil ) said the woman escaped along with her pets.
McMinnville is located in Oregon's wine country, about 40 miles from Portland.
Information from: News-Register, http://www.newsregister.com