POSTED: Sunday, November 17, 2013 - 11:08pm
UPDATED: Sunday, November 17, 2013 - 11:58pm
HARRIS COUNTY, TEXAS --- — One person is dead and another injured after a small Cessa 172 plane crashed into a building at Hooks Airport Sunday night in Harris County, just northwest of Houston.
The Harris County Sheriff's Office says, they received a call at 7:15 p.m. that the small plane had crashed from the runway at the airport.
Officials confirm the plane crashed into a hangar and burst into flames. First responders were not able to get close to the wreckage because of the blaze.
One person has died at the scene, the name of the victim has not yet been released. Another person was injured in the crash, and is being taken to a hospital in Harris County.
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