Cargo plane crashes near Toledo airport kills two, first responders battle 'significant fire'

  • Source: Fox News
  • Published: 09/11/2019 12:00 AM

VIDEO: Two people died early Wednesday when a cargo plane hauling auto parts crashed on approach to the Toledo Express Airport in Ohio, slamming into numerous unoccupied vehicles and sparking a "significant fire" that authorities spent most of the morning battling, officials said. The fiery heap came to rest at about 2:37 a.m. in the deserted parking lot of a repair and towing company about a mile or two from the airport where it had been preparing to land, Joe Rotterdam, the manager of airport operations with the Lucas County Port Authority, said during a news conference. The plane hit multiple unoccupied vehicles around the shop, which is within a half-mile from the Ohio Turnpike.


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