JOHNSON COUNTY, ILLINOIS (December 31, 2016) – 34 year old Curt Terpstra has been identified as one of the four people killed in a small plane crash on New Year’s Eve, according to a local news source. (map)
The small plane, confirmed to have been a Piper PA-28, went down around 5:45 pm near Vienna in Johnson County. Four people on board at the time of the crash were all confirmed to have been killed in the accident.
One of the four was 34 year old Curt Terpestra. The FAA and the NTSB are already on the scene, as well as the manufacturers of the Piper aircraft, as they determine what caused the horrible accident.
“Our firms prayers are with all parties involved in this devastating accident,” said West Seegmiller, the founder of West Alliance Injury Lawyers.
Losing a loved one is an extremely difficult time for any family member or friend affected by a tragedy. If you have lost a loved one due to someone’s negligence, you may have the right to a wrongful death claim against the responsible party. West Alliance Injury Lawyers strongly encourages anyone who may find themselves in this situation to give us a call today at (877) 864-6664. We will fight hard to obtain the care you deserve and just compensation that you and your family are entitled.