Central Illinois native married to pilot killed in military plane crash in Alabama

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ALABAMA (WCIA) — Two people died when a military plane crashed in Alabama this past Friday. A central Illinois native was married to the pilot.

24-year-old Scot Ames was an instructor pilot for the U.S. Air Force, running a training mission near Montgomery. Authorities said he died when the T-38C Fighter Jet crashed on the way to Tallahassee, Florida.

Ames is the husband of 2014 LeRoy High School graduate Audra Dial.

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