Man killed in Earnley flying crash is named
A man who died in a flying accident in Earnley has been named by police.
Barry Holleran, 42, of Drove Lane, Earnley, crashed into marshland at a nature reserve close to his home and died on March 22.
It is believed that Mr Holleran was flying a paramotor, an engine-propelled paraglider, though Sussex Police have named him as a hang glider.
A police spokeswoman said: “The death is being treated as an accident and the Air Accident Investigation Branch (AAIB) is leading on the investigation into the cause of the incident.”
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