William Beck (businessman)
On September 11, 2009 Beck was flying by himself in a Cirrus SR22 when it crashed at a local airport in South Carolina. The airplane took off from the airport but shortly into the flight crash landed and caught fire. Beck died instantly in the crash. He had previously flown from New Jersey to Rock Hill, South Carolina that week.
- Bobcats co-owner Beck dies in SC small plane crash NBA.com
- Beck dies in plane crash ESPN.com retrieved 12 September 2011