5 Skydivers Dead in Plane Crash

To join the conversation on this story and others, "like" our KKTV 11 News Facebook page!

Five people in a skydiving group are dead after a plane crashed in northwestern Montana Saturday. The Flathead County sheriff says there were no survivors.

The FAA says the plane went down shortly after takeoff at about 10:15 a-m Mountain time, and then burned.

The manager of the skydiving business says the Cessna 182 was carrying two skydiving instructors, two trainees and the pilot, all from Montana.

(Copyright 2007 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)

KKTV firmly believes in freedom of speech for all and we are happy to provide this forum for the community to share opinions and facts. We ask that commenters keep it clean, keep it truthful, stay on topic and be responsible. Comments left here do not necessarily represent the viewpoint of KKTV 11 News.

If you believe that any of the comments on our site are inappropriate or offensive, please tell us by clicking “Report Abuse” and answering the questions that follow. We will review any reported comments promptly.

powered by Disqus
KKTV 520 E. Colorado Colorado Springs, CO 80903 Office: (719) 634-2844 Fax: (719) 632-0808 News Fax: (719) 634-3741
Copyright © 2002-2016 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 7480267 - kktv.com/a?a=7480267
Gray Television, Inc.