Medical Examiner confirms death of Sen. Inhofe's son, Perry
By: Jay Dillon, Senior Digital Content Manager - email
Perry D. Inhofe, MD, son of Senator Jim Inhofe died in a plane crash near Owasso on Sunday, the state Medical Examiner confirmed Tuesday.
The Oklahoma Medical Examiner has confirmed that Perry Inhofe, Senator Jim Inhofe's son, was the pilot who died in a plane crash in Owasso Sunday.
Perry Inhofe, II has been identified as the victim through dental records but the cause and manner of his death are still pending as autopsy has not yet been performed.
The plane crashed around 3:45 PM Sunday near Owasso. According to the NTSB, the plane took off from Salina, Kansas around 3:00 and was just five miles the Tulsa airport when the crash happened. The NTSB has not yet released details about what caused the crash.