Wiscasset, ME Private Plane Crash, Aug 1983
SMALL PLANE CRASH CLAIMS 2 VICTIMS.
Wiscasset, Maine -- Killed while trying to take off from Wiscasset airport Saturday were FINLEY C. WATTS, 55, and BRIDGET MONROE, 41, both of Winston-Salem, N.C. Officials said their plane apparently lost power after takeoff and crashed at the end of the runway.
Witnesses said nothing appeared unusual as the plane taxied for take off with visibility at about one-half mile at 10:30 p.m. Saturday. But the plane hadn't climbed far when it lost power and crashed, they said.
One body was found in the plane, the other had been thrown from the wreck.
Biddeford Journal Maine 1983-08-08