Fatal plane crash in Tutka Bay

FAIRBANKS, Alaska - There was another plane crash at 10:19 on Friday morning, but this time it was near Homer.

A de Havilland DHC-2 Beaver, carrying two men, one woman, and three children, crashed in the Tutka Bay vicinity.

Joseph Patanella, 57, of Maryland died in the crash, and his child is in critical condition.

According to the U-S Coast Guard, the plane crashed under “unknown conditions”.

We will have more on this story as it develops.