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Deadly Plane Crash in Newton


NEWTON, Miss. — There’s been a plane crash in Newton County and one person is dead, another hurt.  Investigators say the single-engine plane apparently hit some power lines as it was landing earlier today.

The names of the victims have not been released yet, but state troopers say they are a pilot and his student.  The dead man’s body is now in Jackson for an autopsy.  The other man was taken to a Meridian hospital, but his condition was not immediately known.

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