Posted: Feb 4, 2012 3:05 PM by Laura Wilson
KALISPELL - A pilot and two passengers were flying in a small plane, just south of Kalispell when the plane lost control and crashed into a home on Rubby Duck Road.
The accident happened Saturday afternoon, just after 1:30 p.m.
Our reporter spoke with several residents in the neighborhood who watched the plane go down.
They tell us they saw the plane weave between trees and houses and they say it looked as if the pilot was trying to land on the road.
The plane crashed into a house.
After the crash, several of the eyewitnesses rushed to the plane and pulled pieces of the plane from the body of the aircraft to help the pilot and passengers who were trapped inside.
A female passenger and two dogs were safely pulled out from the plane.
The pilot and the other passenger exited the plane from inside the house, in which the plane crashed.
Eyewitnesses say they were taken to the hospital and the homeowner was inside the house during the time of the crash.
We will have more information on this breaking news story, as soon as it becomes available.