We have just learned that four people were killed when a small private plane crashed at a northern California airport on Wednesday.
From NBC News:
The Tuolumne County Sheriff’s Department said the aircraft had been trying to land on the runway in the town of Columbia but veered to the left.
The Cessna 310 was fully engulfed in flames when emergency crews arrived, according to authorities.
Investigators with the National Transportation Safety Board were due to arrive Thursday.
Also from Fox News:
The department said the aircraft was coming from the north but didn’t say where exactly.
The sheriff’s department says investigators with the National Transportation Safety Board will arrive Thursday.
The crash also caused a small vegetation fire that was quickly extinguished.
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