A small airline crashed in Palo Alto on Monday afternoon after coming into contact with power lines, the Federal Aviation Administration said in a statement. The FAA said it’s unknown how many people were on the aircraft, but NBC Bay Area reported that one person has been rescued from the crash.
BREAKING: A small plane crashed near the Palo Alto Airport, authorities confirm. No details yet on how many people were on board. Details here. https://t.co/IxDTbMBCgQ pic.twitter.com/AxQtcX2nxh
— NBC Bay Area (@nbcbayarea) September 13, 2021
A twin-engine Beechcraft Baron struck power lines northeast of the Palo Alto Airport about 1:50 p.m. local time today, the FAA said.