Officials identify pilot killed in southwestern Idaho crash

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MELBA, Idaho (AP) — Authorities in southwestern Idaho say 71-year-old Craig Wolter died when his single-engine aircraft crashed on Sunday.

The Owyhee County Sheriff's office says Wolter's Beach Bonanza SE-35 plane crashed shortly after takeoff from the Sunrise Skypark Airport.

The National Transportation Safety Board and the Federal Aviation Administration are investigating.

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