2 killed when homebuilt plane crashes into storage container near Santa Paula, authorities say | abc7.com

SANTA PAULA, Calif. (KABC) — Two people on board a homebuilt plane were killed Saturday afternoon when the aircraft crashed into a storage container in the Santa Paula area, according to the Ventura County Sheriff’s Department.The incident was reported at 2:11 p.m. on a property in a wooded area in the 17800 block of S. Mountain Road, just outside the city limits of Santa Paula, Ventura County fire officials said.Ian Gregor, a Federal Aviation Administration spokesman, said the single-engine, homebuilt Vans RV6A crashed under unknown circumstances and caught fire after crashing.The deceased, two males, were not immediately identified. No one on the ground was injured, officials said.

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