2 killed, 4 injured in Ohio plane crash

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APPLE CREEK, OH (WKYC) — Two people were killed and four suffered serious injuries when a plane crashed in front of a home off Hackett Road in Wayne County on Monday morning.

According to local maps, Hackett Road runs just south of Stoltzfus Airfield.

A spokesperson for the Federal Aviation Administration says the Douglas DC-3 aircraft hit power lines and crashed after take-off. 

he spokesperson also says the flight was not under air traffic control and was en route to the Akron-Canton airport. 

The Wayne County Sheriff’s Office says the two male victims have been identified and are from the Apple Creek area. 

Crews are also working to restore power in the area.

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