3 dead after corporate jet crashes in Indiana: State police

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PHOTO: Emergency vehicles sit near the site of a small plane crash in a rural, wooded area of southern Indiana, Nov. 30, 2018.PlayWHAS

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All three people on board a corporate jet have died after the plane crashed in a rural, wooded area of southern Indiana, the Indiana State Police said Friday.

The crash took place shortly before 11:30 a.m. local time in Clark County, just north of Louisville, Kentucky.

PHOTO: A state police vehicle sits near the site of a small plane crash in a rural, wooded area of southern Indiana, Nov. 30, 2018.WHAS
A state police vehicle sits near the site of a small plane crash in a rural, wooded area of southern Indiana, Nov. 30, 2018.
PHOTO: People congregate near the site of a small plane crash in a rural, wooded area of southern Indiana, Nov. 30, 2018.WHAS
People congregate near the site of a small plane crash in a rural, wooded area of southern Indiana, Nov. 30, 2018.

The Clark County Airport in Sellersburg, Indiana, said the plane had three people, including the pilot, on board when it took off at 11:24 a.m., according to police.

The jet was headed to Chicago’s Midway International Airport when it fell from air traffic radar, the Federal Aviation Administration’s Chicago office told ABC Chicago station WLS.

PHOTO: Men stand near the site of a small plane crash in a rural, wooded area of southern Indiana, Nov. 30, 2018.WHAS
Men stand near the site of a small plane crash in a rural, wooded area of southern Indiana, Nov. 30, 2018.
PHOTO: Emergency vehicles sit near the site of a small plane crash in a rural, wooded area of southern Indiana, Nov. 30, 2018.WHAS
Emergency vehicles sit near the site of a small plane crash in a rural, wooded area of southern Indiana, Nov. 30, 2018.

The National Transportation Safety Board said it is investigating. The NTSB identified the plane as a Cessna Citation.

PHOTO: Emergency vehicles are seen near the location of a small plane crash in southern Indiana, Nov. 30, 2018.WHAS
Emergency vehicles are seen near the location of a small plane crash in southern Indiana, Nov. 30, 2018.
PHOTO: Cars are parked by a road in a rural, wooded area of southern Indiana near the scene of a small plane crash, Nov. 30, 2018.Courtesy WHAS
Cars are parked by a road in a rural, wooded area of southern Indiana near the scene of a small plane crash, Nov. 30, 2018.

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