July 27, 2014
Authorities believe the pilot of a small
plane has been killed after it crashed upon landing at a Minnesota
The plane was engulfed in flames and destroyed after the landing
Tuesday night at Crystal Airport near Minneapolis. It was not
immediately known if others were on the plane, but there was no
evidence of survivors.
Metropolitan Airport Commission spokesman Pat Hogan says the
single-engine Sirius aircraft crashed shortly after 10 p.m., after
the control tower had closed for the night.
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