BEACON, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — Some local historians were in the Hudson Valley Saturday morning, hiking to a site they feel is worthy of attention and respect.
As WCBS 880’s Peter Haskell reported, if you make the hike up Mount Beacon, you’ll still find remnants of a plane that crashed nearly 70 years ago.READ MORE: New York Weather: CBS2's 12/9 Thursday Afternoon Forecast
“There were shredded pieces of metal. I just remember this plane hit Mt. Beacon 175 – 200 miles an hour,” said David Rocco.