Virginia State Police: 1 killed in small plane crash

Published: Oct. 7, 2017 at 5:44 PM EDT
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Virginia State Police say one person is dead after a small plane crash in the Shenandoah Valley.

Police spokeswoman Corinne Geller said in a statement that the private aircraft crashed around 1:40 p.m. Saturday in Warren County.

It went down near the Front Royal airport and caught fire.

Geller says the FAA and NTSB have been notified, and the crash remains under investigation.

The person killed was not immediately identified, and no further details were released.