Killeen Police investigate small plane crash on 4th of July

KILLEEN, Texas – The Killeen Police Department is investigating a small plane crash that left one person dead.

Police say it happened on E. Trimmier Road and Stagecoach Road. Sunday around 5:23 p.m.

They say the plane, which was occupied by one person, left the New Braunfels Regional Airport, headed to Skylark Field Airport when it crashed in a field.

It is not known what caused the plane to crash.

Multiple agencies to include Killeen Fire Department and the Texas Department of Public Safety are on scene assisting with the crash.