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Final victims from Indiana plane crash identified

A Chicago-bound jet crashed in southern Indiana shortly after taking off from a local airport Friday, and investigators believe everyone on board the small twin-engine plane was killed, according to police.

Rescue workers sort through the wreckage of a small plane in a wooded area near Memphis, Ind. on Nov. 30, 2018. It is unclear how many people were on the plane, but that investigators don't believe any of them survived. | Courier Journal via AP

MEMPHIS, Ind. — Coroners have identified the final two people killed when a small Chicago-bound jet crashed shortly after taking off from a southern Indiana airport.

The Clark County coroner’s office said Saturday that the Friday crash killed the pilot, 32-year-old Andrew Davis of Sellersburg, Indiana, and 54-year-old passenger Sandra Holland Johnson of Shreveport, Louisiana.

Authorities had previously identified the third person killed as 63-year-old Wayne Estopinal from Louisville, Kentucky. He was an architect and a board member of Ball State University.

A cause for the crash hasn’t been determined.

The Federal Aviation Administration says flight plans indicate only three people were on the small plane when it left Clark Regional Airport late Friday morning en route to Chicago’s Midway Airport.

The National Transportation Safety Board identified the aircraft as a Cessna Citation.