April 20, 2024



Israeli tech entrepreneur and wife killed in Calif. plane crash during snowstorm, leaving behind 3 kids

New York Post

By David Propper
Published April 1, 2024, 2:45 a.m. ET

A tech entrepreneur who once played pro soccer in Israel and his wife were killed in a plane crash near the California-Nevada border Saturday evening when their high-performance aircraft attempted to land during a snowstorm, officials said.

Liron and Naomi Petrushka’s single-engine Socata TBM9 crashed near a railway as it approached Truckee Tahoe Airport around 6:40 p.m., according to the Federal Aviation Administration.

The couple, who lived in California, leave behind three children.

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