Men killed in weekend gyrocopter crash identified
HERNANDO, Miss. — The two men killed in a weekend gyrocopter crash have been identified by authorities.
The DeSoto County Sheriff’s Department identified the pair as 70-year-old Wayne House and his son, 43-year-old Richard House.
They were killed Saturday when their two-seater experimental aircraft crashed coming in for a landing at a private air strip on Malone Road in Hernando.
It’s still unclear what caused the accident.
The FAA is investigating the matter.