News

Two University of Richmond Employees Killed In Balloon Crash

Two University of Richmond Employees Killed In Balloon Crash

Photo: WINA

The Sunday graduation exercises at the University of Richmond were more somber than usual. They took place one day after students and professors learned two UR alumni were killed in a hot air balloon crash in Caroline County. The victims included Ginny Doyle and Natalie Lewis, who worked for the Lady Spiders’ basketball program. Pilot Dan Kirk also died after the balloon crashed to earth Friday night near Doswell. The Federal Aviation Administration and the National Transportation Safety Board are also investigating the crash.

Latest Stories

in Sports

Broncos’ owner Pat Bowlen battling Alzheimers, steps down

patbowlen

Bowlen, 70, is one of the NFL's most well-known owners and guided the Broncos to six Super Bowl appearances during his 30 years at the helm.

in Sports

Wednesday’s Sports Minute

tampabay

A look at the sports news making headlines today, Wednesday, July 23.

in Sports

LeBron apologizes to neighbors, sends cupcakes

lebronjames

The basketball star sent cupcakes to his neighbors to apologize for the ruckus caused by the announcement of his homecoming earlier this month.