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Man Killed In Ventura County Paraglider Crash Identified

Posted on Thursday, November 22, 2012 1:25pm


Authorities are identifying a man killed in fatal paraglider crash in Ventura County.

Brent Butzke of Malibu was flying near Powell Road, in the Piru area Tuesday afternoon when he had some type of problem, and crashed.

Some farmworkers witnessed the accident, and called 911 for help.

However, the 27 year old man was pronounced dead at the scene. Investigators aren’t sure yet what caused the accident.


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