2 die in plane crash on Bahamian island

Twin-engine Piper plane crashed shortly after 4 p.m., airport officials say

By Dawn Jorgenson - Graham Media Group

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BIMINI, Bahamas - Two people died Sunday in a plane crash in Bimini, Bahamas.

A South Bimini Airport officials told Local 10 News that a twin-engine Piper plane crashed shortly after 4 p.m.

The two people who were on board are believed to have been an airline mechanic from New Providence and a pilot from Major's Air.

The investigation into the crash is now underway.

No other details were immediately released.

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