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USA: 2 injured as plane crashes on California freeway

United States, Santa Ana
June 30, 2017 at 19:55 GMT -00:00 · Published

Two people were injured when a small twin-engine aircraft crashed on a freeway as it attempted to land at the John Wayne Airport in Santa Ana, California, Friday morning.

The Cessna 310 plane reportedly crashed on the Interstate 405 just short of the airport's runway at around 09:30 local time (16:30 GMT). According to the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), the plane was trying to return to the airport when the crash occurred.

The two people who were aboard the plane were pulled from the fiery wreckage and were taken to a hospital with traumatic injuries, local media reported.

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Two people were injured when a small twin-engine aircraft crashed on a freeway as it attempted to land at the John Wayne Airport in Santa Ana, California, Friday morning.

The Cessna 310 plane reportedly crashed on the Interstate 405 just short of the airport's runway at around 09:30 local time (16:30 GMT). According to the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), the plane was trying to return to the airport when the crash occurred.

The two people who were aboard the plane were pulled from the fiery wreckage and were taken to a hospital with traumatic injuries, local media reported.

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