Former Santa Monica Mayor Rex Minter has recently passed away in a deadly plane crash. According to the reports, Minter’s plane crash-landed and flipped upside down on a beach in California. In today’s article, we will tell you all about this deadly crash and the deceased former Rex Minter. Stay tuned till the end to know all about Rex.
How Did Rex Minter Die?
According to the reports, Rex Minter was travelling in the single-engine Cessna that took off from Santa Monica Airport around 3 p.m. on Thursday en route to Malibu. Reports have further claimed that the pilot of the flight was rushed to a nearby hospital for medical assistance. The news about Rex Minter’s unfortunate passing away was confirmed by the City of Santa Monica and current Mayor Gleam Davis separately. Reports have also claimed that Mayor Gleam Davis also paid his hearty tributes and condolences to the late Former Mayor Rex Minter.
What Happened At Santa Monica Beach?
The flight recording has been taken by the authorities. According to the flight recording, the pilot of the flight reported engine trouble and thus the pilot tried to return to the airport. Reports further state that soon after this the pilot decided to make an emergency landing.
All these reports have been stated by KTTV-TV. In the recording, the pilot of the flight is seen saying that he wishes he had another choice. A video of this deadly accident showed the plane descending for a beach landing but hitting the water at the shoreline and then suddenly flipping over south of the Santa Monica Pier. Reports have also stated that the Firefighters removed two people from the plane. One of the passengers also suffered a massive cardiac arrest at the time.
Rex Minter was elected to the Santa Monica City Council in 1955 and served as mayor from the year 1963 and 1967. After serving the position of Mayor, Rex Minter served the position of attorney for Arcadia and as a Los Angeles County Superior Court judge. The news about his deadly demise in such a tragic accident has shattered his family and friends. Many people have paid their tributes and condolences to the late Rex Minter. Currently, there is not much information about Rex Minter’s personal and private life at the moment, but our research team is currently looking into the case. For all the latest national and international updates, news and information stay tuned with us.