Mo. family killed in plane crash laid to rest

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - A family killed in a plane crash after leaving the Royals game was laid to rest this weekend.

John Lambert and his three children, Grayson, McKinley and Joshua, died after their plane crashed in a field near the airport in Springfield, Mo., Sept.16.

Robin Melton, a family friend, was also killed in the crash.

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For nearly two hours, friends and family paid tribute and celebrated their lives.

Dozens of photos lined the hallways of the church showing the family on vacation and playing sports.

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A preliminary report by the National Transportation Safety Board said Lambert did not radio for help before the crash.

The report also said visibility was poor due to cloudy conditions.
 

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