2 Die When Plane Crashes, Catches Fire

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SALEM, North Carolina (CNN) — Two people are dead after a single-engine plane crashed in Winston-Salem, North Carolina today.

Authorities say the plane was heading to Washington, D-C.

It didn’t hit anyone or any buildings, but it did catch fire and was destroyed.

Officials at a local airport say the pilot reported engine trouble before the crash.

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