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NTSB Releases Preliminary Report On OC Plane Crash

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Thomas Geoghegan Jr. Thomas Geoghegan Jr.

OCEAN CITY, Md. - The National Transportation Safety Board has released its preliminary report on the plane crash that took the lives of two police officers in Ocean City.

On June 30, 43-year-old Thomas Geoghegan Jr. and 27-year-old Joshua Adickes of Berlin were killed when a small military-style plane crashed into the ocean shortly after take off. Their bodies were recovered the next day. The plane was recovered on july fourth.

According to the NTSB report, video footage and still photography revealed that the airplane appeared intact all the way to water contact. Sonar mapping and salvage divers revealed that the entire airplane rested together on the ocean floor, but was fractured in several places due to impact. The left wing was lost during recovery.

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