BOYNTON BEACH, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — The Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office tells BocaNewsNow.com that the victims of Sunday evening’s plane crash near Boynton Bach are: Ryan Christopher Ruano, 34, of Bushnell, Florida; and Sean Reynolds McLeod, 23, also of Bushnell.
The plane, an SR-22, crashed shortly before 6p in the Arthur Marshall Wildlife Preserve which rescuers found to be extremely remote and dense. The FAA, NTSB, FWC, Palm Beach County Fire Rescue, and the Parks Division all worked together to recover the victims. The investigation into the cause of the crash continues.
As reported earlier, the plane was owned by Mann Aviation LLC, a company based in Geneva, Florida, but was managed and maintained by Air Orlando, a flight school based at Orlando Executive Airport (KORL).