Jun 17, 2014 12:34 PM by Associated Press
PLEASANTON, Texas (AP) - Six people aboard a twin-engine airplane have suffered minor injuries in a crash along a highway as the pilot tried to reach a South Texas airport.
The Federal Aviation Administration says the Cessna 414 crashed Monday night while trying to land at Pleasanton Municipal Airport.
FAA spokesman Lynn Lunsford said Tuesday that investigators are trying to determine what caused the crash of the charter flight from Addison Airport near Dallas.
He says the plane bound for Pleasanton, 30 miles south of San Antonio, crashed when the pilot attempted to land, failed and then went around to try again.
The plane ended up on its belly in some grass along Farm-to-Market Road 3350 near the runway.
7 hours ago
Do you have a tip, information about a breaking news story, or a story idea for 6 Investigates? Contact the KRIS 6 News Desk at 361-884-6666 or send us an email.
Send us your feedback. We want to hear from you!
Look at photos and videos and share them!
|KRISTV.COM Mobile Website
Get KRISTV.com on your mobile or PDA!
|KRISTV.COM Mobile Apps
Get our mobile apps on your mobile or PDA!
See the latest winning numbers!
|6 News Team
Read about your favorite KRIS-TV personalities!
|FCC Online Public File
FCC Public File of Records, Reports, and more