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Retired MLB star Roy Halladay dies in plane crash over Gulf of Mexico

5 years 6 months 2 weeks ago Tuesday, November 07 2017 Nov 7, 2017 November 07, 2017 3:28 PM November 07, 2017 in News
Source: WBRZ
Photo: MLB
FLORIDA- Authorities say one person is dead after a small plane crashed off the coast of Florida.
Two-time Cy Young winner Roy Halladay died when his single-engine plane crashed in the Gulf of Mexico.

A Pasco County Sheriff's Office news release says that the aircraft went down about noon Tuesday near Holiday, Florida. The sheriff's office marine unit responded to the downed plane and found one body.

The plane was registered to Halladay's father; it crashed and plunged into water that was six feet deep, according to police.

Halladay was the lone passenger.

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