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    Small Plane Crashes in San Antonio, Three Killed

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    According to the San Antonio Fire Department, a Piper-PA24 Comanche was heading from Sugar Land to Boerne but could not complete the journey due to engine problems.

    Three people have died in a small plane crash near San Antonio International Airport in Texas, authorities confirmed on Sunday.

    The Piper Comanche airplane crashed in the 600 block of West Rhapsody Drive, killing two men and one woman.

    San Antonio Fire Chief Charles Hood confirmed that the plane started experiencing engine problems and attempted to land at San Antonio, situated about 30 miles away from Boerne.

    The accident occurred at around 6:30 p.m.

    The National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) is to conduct an investigation into the crash.

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