Human Interest

40 Years After: Lynyrd Skynyrd's Plane Crashed In Mississippi

Today, October 20, 2017, marks 40 years since the plane carrying Lynyrd Skynyrd crashed in Mississippi. Lead singer Ronnie Van Zant, guitarist Steve Gaines, singer Cassie Gaines, along with the crew of the plane died in the crash. Johnny Van Zant, Ronnie’s younger brother, survived the crash. The plane was en route from Greenville, South…