The Seattle Times

Courtesy of KOMO-TV

Tuesday, March 18, 2014

KOMO veterans had a love of flying, storytelling

Veteran photojournalist Bill Strothman, 62, of Bothell, left, and helicopter pilot Gary Pfitzner 59, of Issaquah, died today in a news helicopter crash on a street outside Fisher Plaza near the Space Needle. Both were contractors for KOMO-TV.