Rusty Garrett here with the weekend outlook: Cloudy and cool weather returns to Central Texas. Scattered rain chances are in the forecast for Saturday and the first half of Sunday!
HOUSTON (July 14, 2014) Authorities were investigating Monday after a Houston man died in a glider crash Sunday.
Rokki Ford Roberts, 67, piloted a glider that departed Sunday afternoon from the Greater Houston Soaring Association airport, authorities said.
A group of gliders was flying together when Roberts' glider went down in an open field about 40 miles west of Houston near the Fort Bend-Austin County line.
The cause of the crash is unclear.
Federal Aviation Administration and Texas Department of Public Safety officials are investigating.
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