Een man is dood en 'n ander beseer nadat hul vliegtuig naby 'n ski-oord in Utah neergestort het

Een man is dood en 'n ander beseer nadat hul vliegtuig op 'n berg naby 'n ski-oord in Utah neergestort het, volgens 'n nuusverklaring van die Weber-brandweerdistrik.

'N Getuie geroep 911 rondom 10 am. Saturday and reported seeing a plane crash into the mountain near Powder Mountain Ski Resort in Eden, die news release said.
Powder Mountain is about 55 miles northeast of Salt Lake City.
      Responding units found a single-engine plane had crashed.
        One of the men aboard was found dead and the other suffered second- and third-degree burns and was flown to the University of Utah Burn Center, die nuusberig gesê.
          The second man had burns to about 60% van sy liggaam, Weber Fire District Deputy Chief David Reed told CNN.
          The crash sparked a fire that was quickly contained by fire crews, die nuusberig gesê.
          There was still snow up there,” Reed said, adding that helped prevent the fire from spreading.
            The plane was a Cessna 172, according to a preliminary statement from Federal Aviation Administration (MIN) spokesperson Arlene Salac.
            The FAA and National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) will investigate the crash, Salac said.

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