One Fatality in Plane Crash on Monday

Floyd County Coroner Gene Proctor has confirmed that the victim of a single engine plane crash Monday was that of Bobby Allred, 79, of Centre, Ala.,

Proctor said that it appeared the plane was flying low and clipped a power line before being sent nose first into the ground .

Allred was a well known pilot for many farmers in Floyd and Cherokee Counties. He has been crop dusting fields for over 50 years.

The crash knocked out power for more than 1,700 customers in Cave Spring and wasn’t restored for many until early Tuesday morning.

CVN