Small plane crashes, kills four in Texas

Small private plane crashes in Texas killing four people including two children

Photo by: Reuters
Photo by: Reuters

Updated Jul 28, 2015

A small plane crashed in north of San Diego, Texas on Saturday, killing four people on board.

The four people killed were pilot of the plane Michael Galloway (38), his wife Heather Galloway (32), and their two children Clayton Galloway (10), and Cheyenne Galloway (8), NBC reported.

Federal Aviation Agency (FAA) said the one engined plane crashed shortly after taking off Kestrel Airpark in Spring Branch at 1:30 pm ET (5:30 pm GMT).

FAA spokesman Lynn Lunsford said the plane hit a fence and was destroyed after the crash.

Local officials said that when they arrived the crash site they found the plane in flames.

The investigators were on their way to the crash site, FAA added.

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