Newman Police Crash Site MemorialPrint Page
A monument commemorates four police officers who died when their light plane crashed as it was about to land at Newman Airport in January 2001.
Those killed were Constable Gavin Ashley Capes, Senior Constable Philip Ruland, First Class Constable David Dewar and Senior Constable Donald Everett. All four men in the plane died instantly on impact and the crash remains the worst loss of life in a single accident in the history of the Western Australia Police.
|Address:||Great Northern Highway, Newman Airport, Newman, 6753|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -23.414751|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Actual Event STart Date:||26-January-2001|
|Actual Event End Date:||26-January-2001|