2 dead after plane crash near Rotan

2 dead after plane crash in Fisher County

ROTAN, TX (KCBD) - Thirty-three-year-old Dallas Lee McMahom of Austin and 38-year-old Jay Robert Liebson of Dallas died after a plane crash on Friday 10 miles northeast of Rotan.

A preliminary investigation conducted by the National Transportation Safety Board and the Federal Aviation Administration found the Cessna 172N struck power lines before crashing into the bottom of a canyon.

Investigators are continuing to look into the crash and may correct or add information throughout its course.

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