One person was killed when a small plane carrying three people crashed on a golf course in Boone Monday afternoon, the Boone Police Department says.
The incident happened around 1 p.m. at the Boone Golf Club, located on Fairway Drive near Deerfield Road. It appears the golf course is not far from the Boone Inc Airport, off of Bamboo Road.
The plane, which caught on fire, was heavily damaged when it crashed into the golf course.
Medic took the three people to area hospitals from the scene. Officials later confirmed one of those people has died.
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No names, nor the condition of the other two victims, have been released.
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