OCALA (CBSMiami/AP) — A small plane crashed while trying to make an emergency landing, killing both people on board.
The Ocala Star-Banner reports witness told Ocala police officers that the plane nosedived, hit the ground and burst into flames on the side of State Road 200 Thursday.READ MORE: Desperate & Asking For Help, Family Left Homeless By Fire In Lauderhill
Authorities say the plane also struck a sports utility vehicle as it went down, seriously injuring the driver.READ MORE: Florida Task Force Makes Recommendations On Condo Safety
The Federal Aviation Administration said in a statement that plane was a Beechcraft Baron aircraft.
The FAA will investigate, and the National Transportation Safety Board will determine the cause of the crash.MORE NEWS: Attorney: Parkland School Gunman Nikolas Cruz To Plead Guilty To Massacre
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