Body in Schuylkill County plane crash identified

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(WBRE/WYOU) — The FAA and the NTSB are now investigating the cause of a plane crash in Schuylkill County.

And we know the identity of the person killed in the crash. According to the Pottsville Republican-Herald, 65-year-old William D. Hanson of Queens, New York died in the crash.

It happened Friday afternoon in a wooded area near Tamaqua. It took crews almost an hour to find the crash site.

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