HUNTSVILLE, Texas (KTRK) — An investigation is underway into a deadly plane crash at a Huntsville airport on Wednesday afternoon.
According to the Texas Department of Public Safety, two men on board a Cessna 150K departing Huntsville were killed in the crash.
Officials said the call came in just before noon at the Huntsville Municipal Airport. DPS said the two victims were the only ones on board.
One of the victims reportedly died at the scene of the crash, and the other on the way to the hospital.
The Walker County Office of Emergency Management advised several first responders would be at the scene and to avoid the area.
Authorities said it’s unknown why the plane crashed. DPS said it’s securing the scene so the Federal Aviation Administration can investigate.