NEW MILFORD, Conn. (CBS Connecticut) – New Milford police confirm that a small plane has crashed in town, leaving one person dead.

Reports of a plane down started coming in around 10 a.m. Friday, in the area of Candlelight Farms Airport. The FAA says the plane was a Cessna C-172 that departed Danbury Municipal Airport.

It crashed at the end or Runway 17-35 at Candlelight Farms

There were three people on board the aircraft, according to officials.

One person was taken to Danbury Hospital, according to a spokeswoman there.




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