Richmond, BC Plane Crash: Two Dead Near Vancouver Airport
A small airplane crashed in Richmond, BC close to the Vancouver International airport. A light twin-engine PA-31 Navajo airplane crashed into a building in an industrial area. According to airport officials, the plane was approaching the airport when flight controllers lost contact with the plane.
Early reports indicate that two people died in the crash. Fire crews were on the sceneto put out a blaze located in a nearby building.
UPDATE | July 10, 200 — For more on this story, see additional NowPublic coverage: Richmond, BC Plane on Fire Before it Crashed, Killing 2 Pilots