Plane from Neosho crashes in Colorado, two killed

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UPDATE (6:20pm) — The City of Neosho representative tells us the plane landed briefly in Neosho earlier today.

The flight originated from the Atlanta earlier this morning.


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ENGLEWOOD, Co. (KSNF/KODE) — The FAA confirms a single-engine plane with two people and a dog has crashed just outside Denver.

A Lancair Evolution hit power lines and crashed shortly before 3:00pm on its approach to Centennial Airport in Englewood, Colorado.

The plane had departed from Neosho, Missouri.

Our sister station KDVR in Denver is reporting the two people and dog on board have died.

The FAA and National Transportation Safety Board are investigating. The FAA will release the aircraft tail number once it is verified at the scene.

This is a breaking news story and will be updated as more information comes in.

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