Private plane crashes in San Diego neighborhood; All onboard dead

Authorities said they found no survivors after a small airplane crashed in East County San Diego Monday, damaging one home and downing several power lines. No injuries were reported on the ground, officials said. The crash was reported at about 7:15 p.m. near the 1200 block of Pepper Drive and North Mollison Avenue in the unincorporated Bostonia area near El Cajon. The area is a few miles east of Gillespie Field airport, where the plane was scheduled to land.

Deputies from the San Diego County Sheriff’s Department’s Santee and Lakeside stations immediately responded to the scene along with the Lakeside Fire Protection District, the California Highway Patrol and the El Cajon Police Department.

“At this time, we do not have information on where the plane was coming from or how many were on board. Firefighters were not able to find any survivors at the crash scene,” the sheriff’s department said at 11:25 p.m.

Source: CBS8

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