JUNE 20, 2005 - Posted at 8:02 a.m. CDT
SENATH, MO - An investigation continues into the fatal accident in southeast Missouri involving a crop-dusting plane.
Pilot Howard Kearl Joshlin of Dallas died Saturday night when the plane struck a radio tower near Senath in Dunklin County in the Missouri Bootheel.
Authorities say the accident occured about 7:40 p.m. after the plane clipped a wire supporting the tower. The plane lost control, hit the tower, then crashed into the ground.
The privately owned radio tower was destroyed.