A small plane it fell in a trailer park in the city of Cleawaterat Floridaextreme southeast of U.S. The accident, which occurred on Thursday night (1st), caused several deathsaccording to local authorities.
Municipal Fire Department Commander, Scott Ehlers, explained that the crash occurred shortly after the region’s airport received an alert about a aircraft with problems.
When falling, the plane directly hit one of the mobile homes in the area and caused fires in at least three others, leaving countless victims. “I can confirm that we have multiple deaths, both on the plane and inside the mobile homes,” Scott said.
Firefighters were called and managed to respond quickly, controlling the flames before they took over the rest of the trailers parked in the park.
The United States Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) confirmed that the aircraft involved in the accident was a single-engine Beechcraft Bonanza V35, and that it had suffered a engine failure, as reported by the pilot. The entity will investigate the case.