Luzerne Co. car crash death of Andy Travnicek |Obituary |
50-year-old Andy Travnicek of New Hampshire has been identified as the person killed in a fatal Luzerne County, Pa. plane crash that occurred at Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Airport. It was taking part in Great Pocono Raceway Airshow when it crashed in the process of taking off.
According to officials, the skytyper plane crashed at the airport seconds after taking off. Travnicek died on the scene. He was a graduate of the U.S. Air Force Academy, served in the U.S. Armed Forces, and was also a commercial airline pilot.