A small plane crashed in a shopping center parking lot in Santa Ana, California, on Sunday afternoon, killing five people.
The Orange County [California] Fire Authority said fire and rescue units were sent to the 3900 block of Bristol Street for a report of a plane down. Footage and photos on social media showed the wreckage of a twin-engine Cessna aircraft.
KNBC Los Angeles, citing the Orange County Fire Authority, said five people were killed. The station said the crash was in a CVS parking lot.
The Federal Aviation Administration said a Cessna 414 declared an emergency before crashing in the parking lot in the vicinity of Orange County’s John Wayne Airport. The FAA launched an investigation into the crash and added that the National Transportation Safety Board will determine the probable cause.
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