Local man named as victim of air show tragedy

Shoreham Airshow Crash. scene on the A27. PIC STEVE ROBARDS. SR1520625   24.08.15 SUS-150824-153200001
Shoreham Airshow Crash. scene on the A27. PIC STEVE ROBARDS. SR1520625 24.08.15 SUS-150824-153200001

A man from Seaford has been named as the latest victim of the Shoreham Air Show crash.

Mark Reeves, 53, who lives with his wife Wendy in the town, had parked up on the side of the A27 to watch the air show on Saturday.

National newspaper reports say his family confirmed he was killed when the Hawker Hunter jet exploded in to a fireball on the A27.

Families of those suspected of dying in the disaster have faced an agonising wait for confirmation from the authorities due to the painstaking process of clearing the site.

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