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3 people, 1 dog killed when plane headed from KC to Maryland crashes in Indiana

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A plane crashed and caught on fire Saturday night in Oldenburg. (Megan Moore, WKRC) A plane crashed and caught on fire Saturday night in Oldenburg. (Megan Moore, WKRC)
FRANKLIN COUNTY, Ind. (WKRC) -

Three people and a dog are dead after a small plane crashed Saturday night near Oldenburg, Indiana.

Indiana State Police confirmed the crash happened around 9 p.m. in a wooded area behind a residence along Hamburg Road near Senft Road.

The plane was on fire at the time police arrived. Firefighters were able to put those flames out.

The plane, a single-engine Cessna, was in route from Kansas City, Missouri to Frederick, Maryland, according to information obtained by the ISP from the Federal Aviation Administration.

Police said they believe three people were on board and all three were found dead at the scene.

Police also found a dead dog.

Another dog survived the crash and was taken to see a vet.

Police are still working to confirm the identity of the people on the aircraft before releasing names.

ISP is going to hand off the investigation to the FAA.

Copyright 2017 WKRC Cincinnati (CBS affiliate).

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