Man Survives Fiery Inferno Caused By Plane Crash Into His Home

Minnesota homeowner escapes after a plane crashed directly into his house.
2:07 | 06/21/14

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Staying in that part, check out this terrifying scene unfolding in a neighborhood in Minnesota. A plane crashing directly this a home setting off a huge fireball. There was a man inside that burping house at the time this happened. What happened to him? ABC's Linzie Janis is here with more. What an incredible story, the ntsb and FAA are arriving on the scene to try to determine the cause of the crash that killed two people. This is an incredible survival story including a split-second and life-saving decision. I report that a plane has struck a house and now the house is on fire. Reporter: Overnight a horrifying scene as a plane crashes into a home sending it up in flames. One person inside escaping by jumping from the second floor. Took a sharp turn and just went straight down over the trees. Reporter: Officials say the small single engine private plane was on a sightseeing tour when it went down killing the two people on board. The 27-year-old man was in an upstairs bedroom when he heard an explosion and had to make a split-second decision as the flames rapidly engulfed his home. Neighbors watching in disbelief. One witness reported seeing a large airplane flying low towards the local airport then seconds later the small plane nosediving. We arrived two minutes after it crashed. It was in flames. All the windows had fire coming out of them. Where do you want us to come at? Where is this at? Reporter: Emergency teams scrambling to keep the flames from spreading to other homes. People ran from everywhere. I know. Reporter: Firefighters managed to put out that blaze in an hour and half and recovered the victims from the scene but are not yet releasing their names. The man who survived was living with his brother-in-law who had just left the house ten minutes earlier. Got a call on his cell phone saying a plane just hit. On the part of the firefighters to keep it from spreading. And the ntsb is investigating. There right now. Thank you. Meantime, a check of the

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