A twin-engine plane crashed Monday morning in south-central Texas, killing six people, Texas Department of Public Safety Sgt. Orlando Moreno said.
The National Transportation Safety Board is investigating the crash of the twin-engine Beechcraft BE58 plane near Kerrville, a Federal Aviation Administration spokesman told the Houston Chronicle. The flight took off from West Houston Airport, the spokesman said.
Multiple dead after plane departs from West Houston Airport https://t.co/TNLWGNW7G7— Houston Chronicle (@HoustonChron) April 22, 2019
The plane was preparing to land at the Kerrville Municipal Airport, KTRK reported. The plane wreckage was located 6 miles northwest of the airport, the television station reported.
Sheriff's Office officials said the plane crashed into a ravine, KPRC reported.
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