Date: December 10, 1967
Time: 15:25
Location: Near Madison, Wisconsin
Operator: Private
Flight #: -
Route: Cleveland, OH - Madison WI
AC Type: Beechcraft 18H
Registration: N390R
cn / ln: BA-623
Aboard: 8   (passengers:7  crew:1)
Fatalities: 7   (passengers:6  crew:1)
Ground: 0
Summary: The twin engine aircraft went into a spin and crashed into the icy waters of Lake Monona in heavy fog and sank. The plane was three miles from landing at Madison. Cause undetermined. Singer, Otis Redding, 26, killed, along with his vallet and four members of his Bar-Kays band. Trumpet player, Ben Cauley was the only survivor.

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