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April 11, 2019
Fatal Ag Aviation Accident Tragically Takes Longtime Ag Pilot Bernard Rowland

NAAA members and staff would like to express their sincere condolences to the family and friends of Bernard Rowland II of Lasara, Texas. Mr. Rowland was fatally injured in an accident Tuesday, April 9. The accident occurred around 10:45 a.m. near Harlingen, Texas. Initial reports indicate the Air Tractor AT-502 Bernard was piloting struck a power line in a field.

 

Bernard Rowland was the owner and operator of Rowland Dusters based in Raymondville, Texas. He was 77 years old.

 

If you would like to offer condolences and/or assistance to the Rowland family, please send it to their mailing address:

57198 LaRomana Road
Raymondville, TX 78580

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