2 killed in Teterboro Airport crash

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A small plane on Monday crashed on approach near Teterboro Airport in New Jersey killing two pilots and sparking fires at two buildings that could be seen from NY, the Federal Aviation Administration and local police said.

NBC-TV reported that two people, both of whom were crew members on the plane, were killed in the crash. The plane, which is cert.

It's not clear if anyone on the ground was injured.

Emergency responders reached the scene a short time later and were working to extinguish the blaze. Another witness said the building closed about 30 minutes before the crash. The cause of the crash is under investigation.

Teterboro, which is owned by the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey, is the oldest operating airport in the New York City area.

The flight departed from Philadelphia International Airport and the FAA is on the way to the scene, according to the agency.

Town spokesman Joe Orlando says the plane crashed into a building in an industrial area. "We will update this statement when we get new information".

A small, private jet crashed into a warehouse, killing the pilot and the copilot - the only people onboard the plane.

This story is still developing.

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