Rusty Garrett here with the weekend outlook: An isolated shower or thunderstorm remains possible in the hot and humid air this Saturday, the 4th. Same for Sunday...although NOT a wash-out either day!
AMARILLO (December 15, 20120—A plane small plane crash Friday night in Amarillo killed two people.
The plane plunged into a field shortly after takeoff Friday night in high winds in the Texas Panhandle.
The Texas Department of Public Safety says the plane went down only 20 miles from the Amarillo airport where pilot Kelly O'Neal had stopped to pick up passenger Robert O'Neal, 79.
The cause of the crash remains under investigation.
Authorities say the pilot was from Colorado Springs, Colo.
Robert O'Neal was from Amarillo.