UE remembers those lost in 1977 plane crash


EVANSVILLE, Ind. (WEHT) – The University of Evansville is honoring those who perished 42 years ago in the 1977 plane crash.

On December 13, 1977, UE basketball team members, coaches, administrators, and fans died in a plane crash.

On Friday at noon, the UE Interfaith Peace Bell will be rung 29 times – once for each of those who perished. It will be followed by a moment of silence.

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(This story was originally published on December 13, 2019)

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