A private plane carrying a Brandon family
home from the Louisiana Tech-Mississippi football game crashed
Saturday at Oxford-University Airport.
Pilot Douglas Wolfe and his family escaped serious injury in the
crash, which happened about 7:40 p.m., said Jeffrey Alford, Ole
Miss associate vice chancellor for university relations.
Wolfe's wife, Mary, and sons James and Joseph were also aboard
the private, single-engine aircraft when it crashed at the
northeast end of the runway.
The plane went down within the airport perimeter and the wreck
has been cordoned off, Alford said. The Federal Aviation
Administration has been notified and an investigation is expected
to begin Sunday morning.
The family was treated at airport and did not go to the