Plane crash in northwest Nebraska kills pilot, 2 passengers
The Star-Herald reports the pilot and two passengers died Sunday when the plane went down near Chadron, Nebraska.
The Dawes County Attorney’s Office says witnesses called police saying they saw a fireball or explosion near Chadron.
The National Transportation Safety Board is investigating.
A spokesman says the six-passenger plane took off from Chadron Municipal Airport and crashed about a mile and a half away. County officials have not released the names of the three who died.