PHOENIX — A plane headed from the Camarillo Airport in southern California to the Deer Valley Airport has reportedly crashed in a field near Camarillo.
The FAA says a Mooney M20T plane struck a building near Camarillo, just southeast of Ventura, California, before crashing into a field around 8:20 a.m. local time.
#fields; @vcfd and @OxnardFire firefighters are on scene of a plane crash next to the north bound lanes of 101 in a strawberry field. The resulting fire has been knocked. 101 freeway is open. @VCFD #VCFD pic.twitter.com/50TolL1M6N— VCFD PIO (@VCFD_PIO) June 10, 2022
The Ventura County California Fire Department says the one person on board is believed to be dead. Search dogs have been deployed in the field to search for any other potential victims.
No other details on the crash or the cause have been released.