The wreckage of a Piper Arrow has
now been located... hours after it went down in the water off the
coast of Rhode Island.
Soucres say the PA-28 took off from a private airport on Block
Island shortly after noon on Wednesday... but crashed under
as-yet unknown circumstances on climbout. All three people on
board were killed.
The FAA says the Piper was cleared to take off from Block Island
at about 12:07 Wednesday afternoon. It was never heard from
Coast Guard officials say the wreckage was found on the island
about four hours later... with debris spread a half-mile from the
The investigation into why that Piper went down is just now