Friday, June 13
(Purchase, NY) -- The son of banker and philanthropist David Rockefeller is dead after a small plane crash today near Westchester County Airport in New York. The Piper Meridian single-engine turbo prop registered to Richard Rockefeller went down shortly after take-off this morning in bad weather. A family spokesperson said the family is in shock and horribly sad. Richard Rockefeller is believed to be the only person who was on board.