Plane crash victim's condition changed to fair

By: Staff Email
By: Staff Email
An aerial view of the plane crash in McDuffie County. (WRDW-TV)

An aerial view of the plane crash in McDuffie County. (WRDW-TV)

Friday, Feb. 22, 2013

AUGUSTA, Ga. (WRDW) -- One of the plane crash victims from Wednesday night is now said to be in fair condition.

The male patient is being treated at Georgia Regents Medical Center following the crash near the Thomson-McDuffie County Regional Airport.

The patient, whose name has not been released at this time, was listed in critical condition on Thursday.

The crash killed five people, all staff members of The Vein Guys. So far, News 12 has confirmed the names of the following deceased: Dr. Steven Roth, Lisa Volpitto, Kimberly Davidson and Tiffany Porter.

The pilot, Rick Trammell, and co-pilot survived the crash.

News 12 will keep you updated on the patient's condition.


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