Tulsa http://kmuw.org en U.S. Senator's Son Killed In Plane Crash Near Tulsa http://kmuw.org/post/us-senators-son-killed-plane-crash-near-tulsa <p>The U.S. Secretary of Defense has confirmed that the son of U.S. Senator Jim Inhofe of Oklahoma died this weekend in a plane crash, while en route from Salina to Tulsa.</p><p>Perry Inhofe was a 52-year-old orthopedic surgeon for Central States Orthopedics in Tulsa.</p><p>He graduated from Duke University in 1984 before attending medical school at Washington University in St. Louis.</p><p>The Federal Aviation Administration says the multi-engine plane was about five miles north of Tulsa International Airport when it crashed just before 4pm Sunday.</p> Tue, 12 Nov 2013 13:44:51 +0000 Associated Press 26163 at http://kmuw.org