Three Hilb Group LLC leaders died in a crash in Honduras on Saturday while on a personal fishing trip they said the broker.
Killed in the crash, which also killed the aircraft pilot and another man, was Rob Miller, Hyannis, Massachusetts-based regional leader who was CEO of Hilb's subsidiary Dowling & O & # 39; Neil Insurance Agency Inc .; Brad Post, Mahwah, New Jersey-based regional leader, Tri-State; and Rick Tepel, Hollywood, Maryland-based regional leader, Mid-Atlantic and CEO of Hilb Raley, Watts & O & # 39; Neill.
Hilb Group CEO Ricky Spiro, CEO of Richmond, Virginia-based Hilb Group a statement emailed Tuesday: "We are deeply saddened and shocked by the tragic loss of our colleagues and friends Brad Post, Rob Miller and Rick Tepel. condolences go out to their families and loved ones, as well as to the families of others who are lost in this horrible accident. "
According to news reports, the man crashed the Piper One engine plane in the Caribbean shortly after taking off from Roatan, an island off the coast of Honduras. The aircraft was led to the port city of Trujillo, about 50 miles away.
The crash, which occurred during clear weather, is investigated according to the news reports.