Man killed plane crash was well-known veterinarian

EDGEWOOD, N.M. (KRQE) – The New Mexico man who died in a plane crash Sunday in Michigan was a well-known veterinarian.

Bryan Bowker, 67, was from Edgewood where he had his own practice.

Deputies in western Michigan say Bowker was test flying an ultralight aircraft that was for sale.

Kent County sheriff’s say Bowker took off successfully once, but crashed while trying a second takeoff.

The Federal Aviation Administration is investigating the crash.

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