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Two Fatalities in Small Plane Crash at Tupelo Regional Airport

Tupelo, Mississippi – Tragedy struck on Saturday morning as a small plane crash claimed the lives of two individuals at Tupelo Regional Airport. The incident occurred around 8 a.m., sending shockwaves through the local community.

In a harrowing turn of events, the ill-fated aircraft narrowly avoided colliding with the Army Aviation Support Facility, situated in close proximity to the airport runway. The potential catastrophe was averted, but the outcome remained devastating.

Confirming the grim news, Tupelo Police Chief John Quaka officially announced the loss of two lives in the crash. At present, the identities of the deceased have not been disclosed, pending notification of their families.

Eyewitnesses immediately alerted authorities upon discovering the crash site, mere moments after the aircraft plummeted to the ground. For a firsthand glimpse of the aftermath, interested individuals can follow this link to access the available footage.

As investigations into the cause of the crash commence, the Tupelo community mourns the tragic loss of life and stands in solidarity with the families affected by this heart-wrenching incident.

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