Yankees Cory Lidle's plane crashes into Manhattan Building--posted by Pete Arnold on 10/11/2006
Hot off the internet, Yankees pitcher feared dead. So far, this is what we know:
- The plane is registered to New York Yankees pitcher Cory Lidle
- NYFD Confirms that one person has been killed.
- Fighter planes scrambled throughout the nation, though Terrorism is not probable.
- Reports have indicated that the plane was possibly having a fuel problem.
More info as we get it.
Its confirmed now. Yankees pitcher Cory Lidle and his instructor were killed. Thats Two people dead (from reports thus far). The building they crashed into was a 50 story high-rise apartment, which was evacuated and until firefighters mopped up.