Air Force Major, Rufus N. Hebernowski; was killed and 15 cars were destroyed; the western edge of town; Tuesday at noon; his jet aircraft crashed; not exactly known how.

An Air Force Major was killed after he crashed his jet aircraft into the northern parking lot of the Super Shopping Mall on the western edge of town Tuesday at noon.

The Major, Rufus N. Hebernowski, was stationed at Little Rock Air Force base and had no known local connections, at this time it remains uncertain what caused the crash. We do know that Hebernowski was the only one injured or killed, although 15 cars were destroyed as a result of the crash.

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