GUYMON, Okla. - An airplane missing on a flight from Oklahoma to Colorado has been found crashed in the Oklahoma Panhandle near Guymon with at least two people killed, authorities said Wednesday.
Federal Aviation Administration spokesman Lynn Lunsford said the single-engine aircraft disappeared after leaving left El Reno Monday morning bound for Colorado Springs. It was found shortly before 4 p.m. Wednesday about four miles northwest of Guymon --about 265 miles northwest of Oklahoma City.
Lunsford says the burned wreckage was spotted by another pilot.
The Oklahoma Highway Patrol said at least two people were killed in the crash. Trooper Betsy Randolph said troopers are keeping the scene secure until investigators from the National Transportation Safety Board arrive at the scene.
The names of the victims have not been released. The Mooney M20 Turbo is registered to a Monument, Colo. man, according to FAA records.