Sunday, January 1, 2017

4 People Dead In A Piper PA-28 Fiery Plane Crash In Rural Vienna, IL

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


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


Type:Piper PA-28
C/n / msn:
Fatalities:Fatalities: 4 / Occupants: 4
Other fatalities:0
Airplane damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Johnson County SE of Vienna, IL -   United States of America
Phase: Unknown
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
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.
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