Colorado plane crash latest
Near a highway in Colorado, a small plane crashed, according to various reports.
The accident occurred on Tuesday at approximately 2.22 pm local time, it was reported.
CBS Denver also reported that two passengers escaped safely from the plane after the crash.
They were taken to hospital for evaluation but their injuries are minor, according to the South Metro Fire website.
Pictures from the scene showed that the plane was burning on the ground next to the road.
The aircraft in question is a single-engine, six-passenger Cessna P210N aircraft that was flying south to north and landed just south of Centennial Airport.
The cause of the accident is under investigation.
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The road is currently closed in both directions.
Both north and south slopes will be closed due to the accident, the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office tweeted.