CHARITON COUNTY, Missouri — Two people, including an Iowa woman, were killed Sunday night in a plane crash in central Missouri.
The Missouri State Highway Patrol tells KOMU-TV8 the crash was reported about 9:15 p.m. Sunday near Keytesville. Emergency crews responded to the scene and found wreckage of a 1946 Cessna 140 single-engine plane in a hayfield.
Dawn Harl, 38, of Des Moines, and Andrew Beautte, 40, of La Plata, Missouri, were pronounced dead at the scene.
Investigators with the Federal Aviation Administration are expected to conduct a complete investigation Monday.
A spokesperson with the National Transportation Safety Board told KOMU officials are unsure where the plane took off or where it was heading.