Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

2 Die in Plane Crash South of Los Lunas.(Final)

Byline: Chris Ramirez Journal Staff Writer

Aircraft Hits Pole, Knocks Out Power

LOS CHAVEZ -- Two people were killed Sunday afternoon when their single-engine airplane crashed into a field near the Los Lunas Correctional Center.

The plane was flying in rough weather and apparently struck a power pole before slamming into the ground about three miles short of the Mid Valley Airpark runway, State Police Sgt. Glenn Trujillo said.

Killed were David Marshall, a 56-year-old pilot from Alamogordo, and Linda Fiedler, 55, of Los Lunas.

The plane crashed in a private field, less than a half mile south of the correctional center.

State Police are not sure of the flight's origin, department spokesman Lt. …

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