UPDATE: 4 People Dead In A Plane Crash In Vienna, IL
Posted: Dec 31, 2016 9:40 PM EST Updated: Jan 01, 2017 12:59 AM EST
By Jennifer Horbelt
JOHNSON COUNTY, IL -
Update: The FAA says that 4 people have died in a plane crash in rural Vienna, IL under unknown circumstances.
We will continue to update this story and bring you more updates as they become available.
The Federal Aviation Administration confirms, a Pipe PA28 has crashed in rural Vienna under unknown circumstances.
They also tell Local 6 fatalities are reported, although the amount of damage is unknown.
The Johnson County Sheriff's Department also confirmed to Local 6 that a private aircraft had crashed earlier in the evening, and they were dealing with a fire on scene in a field in the 900 block of E. Crossroad Rd.
The FAA and NTSB are en route to the scene
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|Fatalities:||Fatalities: 4 / Occupants: 4|
|Airplane damage:||Written off (damaged beyond repair)|
|Location:||Johnson County SE of Vienna, IL - United States of America|
The aircraft impacted rural timbered terrain southeast of Vienna, Illinois, and a post impact fire ensued. The airplane was destroyed in an apparently non-survivable event. The sheriffs department report 4 fatalities.
Update of www.wpsdlocal6.com