1 dead in Kiowa County plane crash

Published: May. 18, 2016 at 12:46 PM MDT
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One person was killed after a small plane went down in eastern Kiowa County Wednesday morning.

The county's sheriff's office got a 911 call just after 9:30 a.m. The single-engine aircraft went down near Highway 96 and County Road 71.

Authorities have not said if the deceased was alone on the plane, and have not released any other details about the crash. The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) and National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) are both investigating.

We'll update this story as new information becomes available.