Assumption High School graduate dies in plane crash in Kenya

Assumption High School graduate dies in plane crash in Kenya
The plane was carrying tourists on safari.

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - An Assumption High School graduate is among five people who died in a plane crash in Kenya on Wednesday.

It happened in Kenya’s Great Rift Valley region. Officials there said the small plane crashed in a field.

Melissa Witt, who graduated from Assumption in 2006, her boyfriend and his mother were killed.

They were visiting Kenya on safari.

Two others, including the pilot, were also killed.

The crash is under investigation.

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