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Mary Chandler, 72, Claude Chandler, 68, Daniel Kruetzfeldt, 43, and Kristen Kruetzfeldt killed in small-plane airplane crash in Columbia, California
Authorities in northern California say a small private plane crashed at the airport in the town of Columbia, killing all four people on board.
According to Tuolumne County investigators, the victims are pilot Daniel Kruetzenfelt, who flew commercially, and his wife Kristin. Kruetzenfelt's mother Mary Chandler, who friends say was an accomplished artist, and her husband Claude, who retired from the Sierra Conservation Center, were also among those killed.