WMFD TV

Search Archive WMFD.com News

www.wmfd.com - A UPS cargo plane crashed Wednesday morning on approach to the airport in Birmingham, Alabama, killing two. }}" />

   
 
 
UPS Cargo Plane Crashes In Alabama, Killing Two

Story By: Larry Stine

 

 

 
 
 
  Email Story to Friend
   
  Original Published: 8/14/2013 A UPS cargo plane crashed Wednesday morning on approach to the airport in Birmingham, Alabama, killing two. Authorities say the pilot and co-pilot were killed in the A-300 aircraft crash. And it doesn't appear weather was a factor, since it was calm at the time. The crash happened on a street parallel to the Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport property. No buildings were hit, and no one on the ground was hurt. The Federal Aviation Administration says the plaen was headed to Birmingham from Louisville, Kentucky. The National Transportation Safety Board says it's sending a team to the scene to investigate.
   
  MORE RECENT NEWS
 
Image1 Domestic Violence Awareness Month kicks-off Wednesday with a rally at the Gazebo in Central Park in downtown Mansfield. Full Story
Image1 A special groundbreaking ceremony took place Wednesday night for the Morrow County Catholic Church. Full Story
 
Image1 15 Year old Rebecca Kemper of Bucyrus has been missing since last Tuesday. Her family and friends held a "poster rally" Wednesday afternoon to widen their search efforts. Full Story
Image1 It was a great day for 12 individuals who graduated from Mansfield Municipal Mental Health Court. Full Story
  MORE NEWS
 

Ceremony held for mental health court graduates

Restoration Underway At The Ritter House In Mansfield

Catholic Charities Hosts Bridges Out Of Poverty Workshop

Woman Seriously Injured When SUV Collides With Semi On I-71

The New Store Helps Local Children

Ashland Bicentennial Kickoff Held At Ashland University

Organization needs help re-opening food pantry

$100,000 bond set for man accused kidnapping, raping teen

James Mayer Jr. Funeral Arrangements Set

Commissioners Proclaim Disability Employment Awareness Month

More News