Christian Klepser, a 51-year-old American actor known by the stage name Christian Oliver, has died.
He died along with his daughters Madita (10) and Annik (12), met a tragic end alongside pilot Robert Sachs. The small aircraft they were in crashed into the waters off Bequia, a part of St. Vincent.
Christian’s acting profile had more than 60 entries showing he appeared in big films like Speed Racer and Valkyrie – ane even had a recent role in the latest Indiana Jones movie.
According to authorities, the single-engine plane took off from F Mitchell Airport and was headed to nearby St Lucia when tragedy struck. In one video, an eyewitness can be heard saying “the plane crashed – call the Coast Guard.”
The plane crash comes just weeks after a dad and his daughter tragically lost their lives in a single-engine plane crash during a morning flight together.
James Blalock, 78, and his daughter Jenny Blalock, 45, were the only ones onboard when the small Beechcraft 35 aircraft crashed in Giles County, Tennessee.
The Giles County Office of Emergency Management confirmed the identities of the victims as James Blalock, 78, and his daughter, Jenny Blalock, 45.
The aircraft had taken off from Downtown Island Home Airport in Knoxville and was headed for Pulaski Airport when it crashed.