How did Jim Reeves die?

Uganda
@academic2 (7021)
April 13, 2007 2:27am CST
Legends have it that Jim Reeves was deliberately killed in a plane crush. They say he was imprisioned for some daring love affair with a highly placed public woman. No wonder, the man was not only a singer, but he was also a very handsome guy! How exactly did Jim Reeves die in 1969?