Sign in
Download Opera News App

News Entertainment

 

Movie TV

 

TV Video

Another Popular Actor Dies Today

Joe Lara who is best known for starring in the TV series Tarzan: The Epic Adventures, has died in a plane crush in Tennessee. He was 58 years.

The actor was one of seven people who died on Saturday when a small jet, which was a Cessna Citation 501, crashed into Percy Priest Lake near the town of Smyrna. His wife, Gwen Shamblin Lara, she was 66 years old, was also among the dead.

The other victims have been named as: Jennifer J. Martin, David L. Martin, Jessica Walters, Jonathan Walters and Brandon Hannah. They were locals who were all a part of the same church.


The jet had been traveling from Smyrna Airport, located about 24 miles southeast of Nashville, to Palm Beach International Airport in Florida.

"Recovery efforts are ongoing on the lake from the Weakley Lane bridge to the Lamar Hill Boat Ramp," John Ingle, Captain and incident commander of the fire and rescue team, said in an update Sunday afternoon. "We are asking all civilian boaters to stay clear of those areas.

Content created and supplied by: Jesssey'sBlog (via Opera News )

Cessna Citation Epic Adventures Gwen Shamblin Lara Percy Priest Lake Tennessee

COMMENTS

Load app to read more comments