Clearwater police announced March 26 that a passenger in Saturday’s plane crash on McMullen Booth Road has died.
Katherine Bronken, 15, of Round Lake, Ill., died at a local hospital. Her father, Jeffrey Bronken, 53, the pilot, died at the scene. Another passenger, Keyana Linbo, 15, is still hospitalized.
The 1980 single-engine plane was traveling from a Chicago airport to St. Pete-Clearwater International Airport when it crashed about 4 a.m. March 22 on McMullen Booth Road just south of Enterprise Road in Clearwater – about seven miles from the airport.
The crash is under investigation by the National Transportation Safety Board and Federal Aviation Administration.