Memorial to be held for Lake Elsinore plane crash victims

LAKE ELSINORE, Calif. (KABC) -- A memorial is scheduled to be held for the three men killed in a small plane crash in the Lake Elsinore area earlier this month.

Kyle Parton, 29, Jacob Griffiths, 32, and Doug Symiczek, 49, were killed after their plane's wings broke off, clipped a tree and crashed, Cal Fire officials said.

The memorial for all three is scheduled to be held on July 19 at 2 p.m. at Hans Christensen Middle School, 27625 Sherman Road, in Menifee.

Symiczek leaves behind a wife and two daughters. Griffiths leaves behind a pregnant wife. Parton leaves behind a pregnant wife and 3-year-old son.

Those interested in making donations to help in funeral costs and supporting the families can do so at this link:

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