The accident happened not far from the Carlos Prates Airport, where the plane took off from earlier today. It smashed into cars at the intersection of Minerva and Belmiro Braga streets, causing the vehicles to burst into flames.
Paramedics immediately rushed to the scene and are currently working at the site.
No further details on the cause of the crash are known so far.
Videos of the cars engulfed in flames have been shared on Twitter.
Mais um avião que caiu na minha rua, até quando??? pic.twitter.com/SVoFslwona— Luis Gustavo (@luisgustavo_s) October 21, 2019
❗️URGENTE: Avião cai perto do Aeroporto Carlos Prates, na região Noroeste de BH. pic.twitter.com/Q9Xzy8yRfK— Rádio Itatiaia (@radioitatiaia) October 21, 2019