Two people killed in plane crash in Shiawassee County

2 people killed in plane crash

Two people, a 63 year old man from Vassar and a 49 year old man from Caro, are dead after a small plane crashes in a field in Shiawassee county.

According to the Federal Aviation Administration, it happened in a field near M-13 and Cronk Road.

The plane is a training and light attack fighter aircraft.

The FAA says no one else was on board the Nanchang CJ-6.

No cause of the crash has been confirmed although witnesses say they heard the engine sputtering and the landing gear come down before the plane crashed.

The FAA is investigating the crash and the National Transportation Safety Board has been notified.

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