Local man killed in plane crash Around Town, posted by , a resident of , on Nov 28, 2012 at 5:03 pm
Danville resident Russell Hackler, 68, was killed in a plane crash on Friday, Nov. 23 near Calaveras County-Maury Rasmussen Field Airport on the eastern side of Highway 49. The veterinarian was flying his homebuilt single-engine Coot A-Amphibian aircraft when it crashed into a hillside around 3:40 p.m.
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Posted by Ms. Bunny, a resident of San Ramon, on Nov 30, 2012 at 8:35 am
Such a loss of a worthy life still going strong and doing what he obviously loved...I lost someone like that a few years ago, much younger, and much the same philosophy on living life to the fullest. I admire such people greatly who pursue their dreams and leave a "mark" in this world...Sounds like he did also.