Hours after Duane Youd was released from jail for domestic violence, police say he took off in a small plane and crashed it into his house. Share your first day of school photos with KUTV 2News.

When Duane Youd crashed a small plane right on the doorstep of his home in Payson early Monday morning, it was another example that domestic violence is not just a private, family problem. (Photo: KUTV) (KUTV) — When Duane Youd crashed a small plane right on the doorstep of his home in Payson early Monday morning, it was another example that domestic violence is not just a private, family problem.

“The ripple effect of domestic violence is enormous, especially in situations like this. It affected a whole neighborhood,” said Jenn Oxborrow, executive director of the Utah Domestic Violence Coalition.

Youd died in the crash. His wife and son were in the house but were not hurt.

His neighbor’s house was damaged by the fiery crash. “He was obviously suicidal. Read more from kutv.com…

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