Transcript for Plane crashes into a home, killing 1
Now to a freak and deadly accident involving a small plane slamming into a home in new York. The pilot and one resident inside killed in the crash. Two other passengers survived. There's also a second person on the ground who remains unaccounted for as investigators comb the scene. Here's Kaylee Hartung. Reporter: Tonight, at least two are dead after a small plane crashed into this family's home. The home is completely destroyed. Reporter: Three people inside when this twin engine aircraft, carrying three others, slammed into the back of this house Saturday afternoon, bursting into flames. Attention 911. We need an ambulance to the scene. Reporter: The quiet neighborhood rocked. It was so hot that you couldn't go near the house at that point. I saw the plane sticking out of the house. You could see, I'm not even sure what I was looking at. Reporter: Authorities say the plane reporting engine trouble shortly after take-off. Moments later, crashing. The pilot and one of those inside, killed. One occupant of the home, still unaccounted for tonight. The two passengers making it out alive. And one woman inside the home, able to escape. She jumped out of the house, on a ladder with her dog. Reporter: Neighbors struggling to understand how this could happen. They would give you the shirt off your back. It's heartbreaking. Reporter: Tonight, NTSB investigators are on the scene. Trying to figure out what happened.
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