Four people died in a tragic plane crash in New Mexico on Mar. 3, according to a Mar. 4 ABC News report. The four passengers included two adults and two children, who died when their single-engine plane crashed.
The crash occurred as the plane was taking off from an airport in the northern New Mexico community of Angel Fire, about 150 miles northeast of Albuquerque. According to Federal Aviation Administration spokesman Lynn Lunsford, the cause of the crash was unknown. Lunsford noted however, that the area was experiencing heavy winds at the time of the crash Sunday afternoon. Further, the plane's destination wasn't immediately known.
According to the Epoch Times, the family was believed to have been from San Antonio, Texas and the plane was registered to Verhalen Flyers Inc. in Scottsville, Texas, according to the FAA.
No further information was available about the passengers, except there were no survivors in the crash, which is being investigated by the National Transportation Safety Board and FAA .
For inquiries, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.