FAA investigating plane crash in southern Ohio that killed 3

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) is investigating a plane crash in southern Ohio that killed three people on Saturday.

A Piper PA-32 plane crashed Saturday near Jackson, Ohio. according to Report to the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB).

According to the Ohio State Highway Patrol (OSHP), the accident occurred around 12:35 p.m. local time. The plane crashed in a field about 400 meters from James A. Rhodes Airport.

The crash claimed the lives of three victims: Daniel Baker, 44, Zebulon Logan, 45, and Dan Baker, 75, the State Highway Patrol announced in a press release. .

They were the only people on board, the FAA said in a statement to The Hill.

The National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) and FAA are investigating the incident. The FAA said in a statement to The Hill that the NTSB is handling the investigation and will provide updates.

The NTSB said its representatives would be on the scene by Sunday morning.

The committee said the investigation will include three areas: the pilot, the aircraft and the operating environment.

Details of where the plane was heading or where it took off from are currently unknown.

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