A pilot and his co-pilot were killed in a plane crash in Naples. One crew member and two passengers survived


The pilot and co-pilot were identified Saturday as killed in an explosive plane crash on I-75 in Collier on Friday.

One crew member and two passengers survived and were taken to area hospitals for treatment.

The Collier County Sheriff’s Office identified the pilot as Edward Daniel Murphy, 50, of Oakland Park, Florida; Second in command was Ian Frederick Hoffman, 65, of Pompano Beach, Florida, as the deceased.

Survivors include: crew member Sydney Ann Bosmans, 23, of Jupiter, Florida; The passengers were Aaron Baker, 35, and Audra Green, 23, both of Columbus, Ohio, the sheriff’s office said.

The Federal Aviation Administration said the Bombardier Challenger 600 crashed on southbound Interstate 75, near mile marker 107, Pine Ridge Road, at about 3:10 p.m. Friday.

The Florida Highway Patrol said all occupants of the cars damaged in the accident survived.

This article originally appeared on the Fort Myers News-Press: Naples plane crash victims and survivors identified in Florida

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