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Plane crash kills 5 people, dog

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A small plane crash kills five people and a dog in Colorado. (Source: KUSA/CNN) A small plane crash kills five people and a dog in Colorado. (Source: KUSA/CNN)

BOULDER COUNTY, CO (KUSA/CNN) - Five people and a dog died in a small plane crash in Colorado Sunday.

Authorities say the Piper PA 46 airplane, carrying the six passengers, was trying to land at Erie Municipal Airport when it went down in a field.

The plane had taken off from Centennial Airport.

The FAA and NTSB are investigating the cause of the crash.

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