Officials identify victim who died in Johnson County plane crash

Published: May. 4, 2021 at 12:40 PM CDT
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JOHNSON COUNTY, Iowa (KCRG) - The Johnson County Sheriff’s Office on Tuesday identified the man who died in a plane crash in rural Tiffin on Sunday afternoon.

Officials said 73-year-old Dale Bieber, of Coralville, was the only occupant of the single-engine aircraft.

First responders responded to the crash at 250th Street and Greencastle Avenue NW just before 4 p.m.

Witnesses told officials an airplane was seen near the Greencastle Airport before crashing into a neighboring farm field.

The Federal Aviation Administration and National Transportation Safety Board are investigating the incident.

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