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One person is confirmed dead after a small plane crashed in Hitchcock, Texas on Tuesday night.


One person dead in Hitchcock plane crash , KHOU 10:17 PM. EST October 04, 2016 

GALVESTON COUNTY, Texas- One person is confirmed dead after a small plane crashed in Hitchcock on Tuesday night.

According to the Department of Public Safety, at least two people were on board. One person was killed in the crash, and emergency crews are trying to pull another passenger from the wreckage.

The crash occurred at the intersection of FM 2004 and FM 646. Check back for more updates


GALVESTON COUNTY (KTRK) -- One person is dead after a small plane crash in Hitchcock Tuesday night.

Authorities were called to the area near FM 2004 and FM Road 646 just after 6:50pm, investigators said.

Another person on board the plane was removed by emergency officials. He was transported to the hospital by Life Flight.

"At this time we are trying to put all the pieces together," DPS Sgt. Stephen Woodard said.

DPS officials believe the plane took off from Pearland Regional Airport.

No other details have been released.


Time: Night
Type: Airplane


C/n / msn:

Fatalities: Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities: 0
Airplane damage: Unknown
Location: Galveston County, Hitchcock, TX - United States of America
Phase: Unknown
Nature: Unknown
Departure airport:

Destination airport:

The aircraft impacted the terrain at or near Freyer Field Airport (37TE), Hitchcock, Texas. The airplane sustained unreported damage. One of the two occupants onboard was fatally injured and one received undetermined injuries.