Davie Man Dies After Small Plane Crashes Near Port St. Lucie: Sheriff’s Office

John D. Schoonover, 62, was found dead at the scene after the airplane crashed nose down, Sheriff Ken J. Mascara said.

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    St. Lucie County Sheriff’s Office

    A Davie man was killed after the single-engine plane he was piloting crashed Sunday, St. Lucie County Sheriff’s Office said.

    John D. Schoonover, 62, was found dead at the scene after the airplane crashed nose down, Sheriff Ken J. Mascara said.

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