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4 people, 2 dogs killed in NC plane crash

The Nash County sheriff said someone called 911 around 2 p.m. Friday saying part of a plane had landed in their yard.
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Piper PA-46

WHITAKERS, N.C. — Four people and two dogs died Friday afternoon when their small plane crashed off Taylor's Store Road in Nash County.

Nash County Sheriff Keith Stone initially said that only two people were aboard the plane. Further investigation that stretched into Saturday showed four people – all from Naples, Fla. – were on board.

They are:

  • Evva Leigh Boll, 48
  • Gregory Boll, 57
  • Roberta Laquidara, 52
  • Felix Laquidara, 53

They were traveling from Naples to Easton/Newman Field in Maryland, according to a report from the North Carolina State Highway Patrol. The Federal Aviation Administration reported that the plane was a Piper PA-46. 

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