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Investigators Probe Into Plane Crash That Injuries Celebrities and Kills Others

Federal investigators are focusing on the possibility that a blown tire could have been the cause of the airplane crash that seriously injured DJ AM and Travis Barker and killed four others. Investigators have found evidence that one of the jet’s tires may have blown moments before takeoff. The pilot and co-pilot told air-traffic controllers that they heard a tire bust and tried to abort the takeoff. The crew attempted to reject the takeoff but was unable to stop the aircraft. The maker of the tires, Goodyear, has stated that they will cooperate fully with the investigation. At the moment the drummer and DJ are in critical but stable condition with personal injuries. The two had tried to help each other extinguish the flames after the plane skidded off the runway and crashed through light towers and a five-lane highway before busting into flames. To read the full story, click here.