Metro-East man killed in plane crash
(KPLR) – A plane crash has killed a man with Metro East ties and three others.
Larry Mills was piloting a California – Oregon Life Flight Saturday when smoke in the cockpit forced him to turn around.
Radar lost the plane soon after that.
In addition to Mills, a flight nurse, transport medic and a patient died in the crash.
Mills family owns Mills Apple Farm in Marine, Illinois.