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Bent Tree man survives Tennessee plane crash

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    Miraculously, pilot Theodore Owens is recovering after he crashed his plane in a field in Tennessee.    

Just before 1 p.m. Monday, June 20, Bent Tree resident Theodore Roosevelt Owens, 71, crashed his single-engine plane in Rhea County, Tenn. and was transported to Erlanger Medical Center in Chattanooga.
    According to media reports in Rhea County, Owens was conscious when he was pulled from the plane, which went down in an open field. He sustained “serious injuries” in the crash, but he has since been upgraded to  “fair”

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