1 dead, another hospitalized after small plane crash in Ojo Encino

Bert Parnall

OJO ENCINO, NM  – One person was killed and another was sent to the hospital following a small plane crash in the Navajo Nation on Saturday afternoon.

According to KOB, the plane, which was carrying two people, crashed at about 1 p.m. near US Highway 550.

One person was pronounced dead at the crash site. Another individual was taken to a local hospital with unknown injuries. Their identities are being withheld at this time.

Federal agencies are working to establish an official cause of the crash.

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