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Private plane crashes at Kirbyville Airport

JASPER COUNTY, TX (KTRE) -  A private plane crashed at the Kirbyville Airport in Jasper County at 1:50 p.m. Saturday afternoon, according to the Department of Public Safety.

The pilot of the plane was identified as 37-year-old Stacy Moore. The passenger was his father, 66-year-old Anthony Moore. They are both from Slidell, Louisiana. 

The pilot says strong crosswinds caused him to lose control of the plane which crashed near runway 31. 

According to Trooper Stephanie Davis, there are no confirmed injuries at this time.    

Davis says authorities are interviewing the pilot for additional details. 

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