Dad dies, son critical after plane crash in Flagstaff

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FLAGSTAFF (AP) - A small plane crashed in the mountains south of Flagstaff killing one man and severely injuring his son.

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Plane with 2 onboard crashes in Flagstaff - Dad dies, son in critical condition

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Coconino County Sheriff's spokesman Gerry Blair says a passenger in the plane called for help at mid-afternoon on Tuesday, saying the plane had gone down and the pilot was badly hurt.

Blair says the plane was found by an Arizona Department of Public Safety helicopter crew about 25 miles south of Flagstaff near Stoneman Lake.

A Coconino County deputy confirms Robert Remiro died while his son, Edward Remiro, who is in his 30s, is in serious condition at Flagstaff Medical Center