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Donations collected to help families of plane crash victims

The Pipe Creek Fire Department is collecting donations in memory of firefighters David Wittkamper and Kyle Bibst.

Posted: Apr 4, 2018 4:50 PM
Updated: Apr 5, 2018 10:57 AM

ELWOOD, Ind. (WFFT) - People can now help the the families of two people killed in a plane crash at the Marion Municipal Airport.

The Pipe Creek Fire Department is collecting donations in memory of firefighters David Wittkamper and Kyle Bibst.

They died when the single-engine plane they were on was taking off.

The plane clipped a small jet that had just landed and burst into flames.

Donations can be mailed to either:

Madison County Federal Credit Union
7953 East St Rd 28
Elwood IN 46036
Attn: Pipe Creek Fire Dept Memorial Fund

Or to:
Pipe Creek Fire Dept
6923 West St Rd 28
Elwood In 46036
Attn: Pipe Creek Fire Dept Memorial Fund

Any and all donations will go directly to the families.

Call Chief Richard Shepherd at 765-552-2020 if you have any questions.

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