Under Investigation

(Pattonsburg) -- The pilot of a small airplane that was located Tuesday in Daviess County was reportedly found dead.

According to published reports, Kenny Stoner of Ridgeway was found dead at the plane crash site, which was located just north of Pattonsburg. Authorities with the Daviess County Sheriff's Department would neither confirm or deny the reports when contacted by KMA News Tuesday afternoon.

Authorities searched for the plane since Sunday afternoon after it departed from the Maryville Regional Airport bound for Bethany. The investigation continues.

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