2nd Lt. Anthony D. Wentz, dies in fatal Laughlin Air Force Base plane accident – Friday, November 19, 2021

Del Rio Laughlin Air Force Base plane accident death of 2nd Lt. Anthony D. Wentz – Obituary

23-year-old 2nd Lt. Anthony D. Wentz has died in a fatal Laughlin Air Force Base plane accident. The accident happened on Friday, November 19, 2021, when two planes crashed at the Base, in Del Rio.

According to officials from the base, the accident happened when two T-38C Talon trainers crashed on the runway at about 10 a.m. The accident also left 2 other pilots with injuries. One was treated while the other remains in critical condition.

The accident remains under investigation and more information will be made available.

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