Canadian built Bombardier Q400 turbo-propeller plane was on a flight from Newark, NJ, to Buffalo when it crashed into a home in Clarence Center mid rain and snow around 10:20, officials said.
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Buffalo, New York fly-performance 48 people crashed into a home in a suburb of Buffalo, NY Thursday killing all aboard, authorities says. Buffalo New York State Police said yesterday that a 50-passenger Commuter ane crashed into a home about 20 miles north of here.
FAA said 44 passengers and four crew were aboard the plane, Continental Flight 3407, which was occurred in Newark and was sent to Buffalo. The extent of the accident on board the aircraft did not fly but the Buffalo News was reporting that 49 people were dead.
Erie County Executive Chris Collins said at a press conference later that the aircraft, Continental Airlines Flight 3407, crashed about five minutes before it was due to the country. Around 12 homes were evacuated and a limited amount of emergency was declared, “he says.
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