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Fishing Show Host Jose Wejebe Killed In Plane Crash

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#1 Geoff Sandvik

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Posted April 07 2012 - 08:47 AM

I just heard Jose Wejebe, the host of a fishing show on the Outdoor Channel, died Friday when he crashed his single-engine plane in a field near Everglades in Florida..

His plane had just taken off from Everglades Airpark around 4:40 p.m. and it crash landed in a field just off the runway,” said Jamie Mosbach, a spokeswoman for the Sheriff’s Office.


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Posted April 07 2012 - 08:57 AM

I liked that dude, he will be missed
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Posted April 07 2012 - 10:43 AM

RIPJose from myself and Fishingcowboy. We both loved watching the Spanish Fly.
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Posted April 07 2012 - 10:47 AM

Wow ! :( That's really sad.

But he had a fantastic life ! He loved what he did, and did it a bunch !

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Posted April 07 2012 - 01:09 PM

I liked that dude, he will be missed


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Posted April 07 2012 - 03:16 PM

I liked his show. He seemed like a good guy. RIP

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Posted April 07 2012 - 03:29 PM

I've been watching his show since I was a kid, he will be missed

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Posted April 07 2012 - 03:43 PM

Sorry to hear that,I liked his show.R.I.P.

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Posted April 07 2012 - 03:43 PM

What a shame. I used to watch his show and always liked the guy. Deepest sympathy to his family.
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Posted April 07 2012 - 04:11 PM

I miss his show, he was one of the best on ESPN. Godbless him.
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Posted April 07 2012 - 04:16 PM

He seemed like a good guy and you could tell how much he truely loved the sport. I really enjoyed watching his show, he will be missed.

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Posted April 07 2012 - 05:09 PM

Absolutely tragic.

Never met the guy, but always had a feeling that I would -- I guess I won't get the chance now.

RIP Jose.

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Posted April 07 2012 - 05:27 PM

Man I'm honestly bummed to hear that. He had one of the few saltwater shows I enjoyed. Anyone know how long Spanish fly was on the air? Gotta be 15-20 years.

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Posted April 07 2012 - 07:47 PM

Wow that's really sad, RIP Jose

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Posted April 07 2012 - 08:35 PM

Bad deal. Rip Jose. Praying for his family