Small plane crash injures 2 in Buckeye

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(Source: 3TV/CBS 5) (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)

Two people were injured after a small plane crashed Monday afternoon in Buckeye, fire officials said.

The crash was reported around 4:30 p.m. near 18650 Sun Valley Parkway, about a mile away from the Sun City Festival, according to the Phoenix Fire Department.

Two people suffered injuries and were transported to a hospital.

The crash involved a single-engine Nanchang China CJ-6. The plane was flying from Las Vegas to Goodyear, according to Ian Gregor, a spokesman for the FAA Pacific Division.

The FAA will investigate the crash.

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