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Crash of small plane in Georgia wipes out family members en route to a funeral

5 members of a Florida family who have been on their means to a funeral perished when their small plane crashed in Georgia, officers stated Saturday.

The three:15 p.m. Friday crash in woods close to Lake Oconee left no survivors.

The trigger of the tragedy remained unclear.

The victims have been recognized as Shawn Charles Lamont, 41, his spouse, Jody Rae Lamont, 43, and their youngsters, Jayce, 6, and Alice, 4, all of Gainesville.

Additionally killed was pilot and plane proprietor Larry Ray Pruitt, 67, of Morriston, Fla., who was the daddy of Jody Rae Lamont.

The plane, a twin-engine Piper PA-31T, was flying to Indiana and had taken off from Williston, Fla.

Putnam County Sheriff Howard Sills informed the Atlanta Journal-Structure that the family had deliberate to attend a funeral in New Fortress, Ind.

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