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Four people were killed when two small planes collided in Las Vegas

Four people were killed on Sunday when two light planes collided at a Nevada airport, officials said.

The pair of single-engine planes — each carrying two passengers — crashed at Las Vegas Airport around noon, according to the Federal Aviation Administration.

“Preliminary information indicates that the Piper PA-46 was preparing to land when it collided with the Cessna 172,” the FAA said in a statement.

All four people involved in the crash of the two single-engine planes died, according to a report.
All four people involved in the crash of the two single-engine planes died, according to a report.
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The Piper landed in a field east of the runway while the Cessna fell into a “water retention pond,” officials said.

CBS affiliate KLAS-TV reported that all four people involved in the crash died.

“There were no survivors,” the Clark County Department of Aviation said in a statement, according to KLAS-TV.

https://nypost.com/2022/07/17/four-people-killed-when-two-small-planes-collide-in-las-vegas/ Four people were killed when two small planes collided in Las Vegas

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