One Dead After Plane Crashes in Neighborhood Near Opa-locka Airport
The plane, a Beech Aircraft BE 18 believed to have been built in the 1950s, was carrying cargo and on its way to the Bahamas. The pilot had reported some problems before taking off.
The plane eventually came to rest near a house. The two vehicles and the plane became engulfed in flames, but fire rescue teams were able to contain them quickly.
The family living in the house escaped.
Follow Miami New Times on Facebook and Twitter @MiamiNewTimes.