Denton, TX Airplane Crash, Jun 1947

Denton Youth Dies In Airplane Crash

DENTON, Texas, June 7 (AP).---Albert O'Rear, 20, was injured fatally and Norman Gore, 21, received critical wounds in an airplane crash a half mile northwest of Lake Dallas, east of here, Saturday. Both were Denton youths.

O'Rear, passenger in the plane, died in the hospital. Gore, a licensed pilot, was flying a Piper Cub owned by Skiles Flying Service at Harlee Field.

Details of the crash were not available.

Dallas Morning News, Dallas, TX 8 Jun 1947