Newly married couple died in helicopter accident after their marriage

A newly married couple lost his life in a plane crash when the helicopter crashed with which they leave the ranch in which they celebrated their wedding, in the city of Uvalde in the state Texas (United States).

The fact arose on the last Sunday, the day on which Will Byler III and Bailee Ackerman, both 24 years old and students from Sam Houston State University, had closed nuptials.

After the festivities they wanted to withdraw in a big way and did not hesitate to resort to a helicopter leave the party and go on a honeymoon.

According to the Sheriff's Office of Uvalde County, the helicopter, owned by the Byler family, was found a half hour after the event, barely 23 kilometers from where the wedding was being held, in the metropolitan area of ​​San Antonio

Unfortunately, the newly married couple died together with the pilot of the plane, Gerald Douglas Lawrence (76)who had to take them to the airport to travel for their honeymoon.

In statements collected today by the local newspaper San Antonio Express-News, Bailee & # 39; s maid of honor, Jessica Stilley, said she felt annihilated by what was happening.

"I am so sad to write this in these pictures – in reference to a picture of the deceased – but you know that I must share with everyone how beautiful you were on your wedding day as you normally would," wrote Stilley in his Facebook profile.

The National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) has not published any details about the events, because it is an ongoing investigation to clarify the reasons for the accident. (EFE)