Man with ties to New Jersey was one of Ethiopia plane crash victims

A man with ties to South Jersey was one of the 157 victims of a deadly plane crash in Ethiopia on Sunday.

News 12 Staff

Mar 12, 2019, 3:36 PM

Updated 1,904 days ago

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Man with ties to New Jersey was one of Ethiopia plane crash victims
A man with ties to South Jersey was one of the 157 victims of a deadly plane crash in Ethiopia on Sunday.
The news comes as more airlines around the world are grounding their Boeing 737 MAX 8 passenger planes.
RELATED: Boeing likely to face new questions after another 737 crash 

Matt Vecere grew up in Sea Isle City and later moved to California.
His employer released a statement, confirming the IQ Air writer was on the flight, saying, “Matt was a great writer and an avid surfer with a passion for helping others. Our hearts are with Matt's family and all who lost their lives in this tragedy.”


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