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Plane crash kills 2 in Missouri

Plane crash kills 2 in Missouri
Posted at 6:02 PM, Jul 28, 2017
and last updated 2017-07-28 15:15:54-04

RALLS COUNTY, MO (WGEM/CNN) – Two people have died in Missouri after a small plane crashed on Thursday.

Missouri State Highway Patrol (MSHP) said the plane was traveling from Mexico, MO, to Oshkosh, WI, according to WGEM.

MSHP said the Zenith 701 single-engine plane crashed in a soybean field in the early morning on Thursday.  

The two people on the craft, identified as Bobby Faulkner, 41, and Shannon Faulkner, 41, of Greenwood, AR, were found dead on the scene.  Bobby Faulkner was said to be the pilot.

The FAA is investigating the crash. 

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