Sunday, October 04, 2015
Amsterdam, NY ,



Local airman dies in accident

Wednesday, January 16, 2013 - Updated: 5:49 PM

MACDILL AIR FORCE BASE, Fla. (AP) — Officials at MacDill Air Force Base in Tampa said an airman has died in an industrial accident.

Authorities said 29-year-old Staff Sgt. Emily Elizabeth Clayburn of Palatine Bridge was killed about 4:30 p.m. Monday at the base. She was a member of the 6th Air Mobility Wing.Col. Scott DeThomas, who commands the 6th Air Mobility Wing, said Clayburn will be missed by everyone in the wing and all who had the chance to serve with her.

The cause of the accident is under investigation. No further details were provided.


Comments made about this article - 0 Total

Comment on this article

Subscribe to The Recorder


The Recorder Sports Schedule


The Recorder Newscast

Most Popular

    Area high school sports calendar
    Friday, October 02, 2015

    NASA: Mars appears to have flowing water
    Tuesday, September 29, 2015

    Constance M. Caldarone-Wilson
    Tuesday, September 29, 2015

    Amsterdam YMCA to close Oct. 30
    Wednesday, September 30, 2015

    Financial woes blamed in Y's closing
    Thursday, October 01, 2015

    Judge: Thane can keep WEP line
    Tuesday, September 29, 2015

    Brew pub, apartments planned for Key Bank building
    Saturday, October 03, 2015

    City man is facing assault charge
    Monday, September 28, 2015

    Letters to the editor
    Monday, September 28, 2015

    Rec center grant City looks to the state for a hand
    Wednesday, September 30, 2015


Copyright © McClary Media, Inc.

Privacy Policies: The Recorder

Contact Us