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Florida citrus executives killed in Nicaragua crash

Monday, November 23, 2015

Two Florida citrus industry executives were killed in a helicopter crash in Nicaragua along with the CEO of Costa Rican citrus company TicoFrut, who was the son-in-law of a former Nicaraguan president, company officials said on Wednesday.

Jim Horrisberger, 63, North American procurement director for Coca-Cola Co's global juice business, was killed along with Phil Tope, 72, chief executive of Tampa Juice Service.

Source: Reuters