News: 2 hospitalized after plane crashes into Brandon backyard


BRANDON, FL – An ambulance took two airplane passengers to a local hospital for treatment of minor wounds after their plane crashed into a backyard Thursday. 

This collision occurred before 3:30 p.m. along South Parsons Avenue and West Empire Drive, according to ABC Action News

Prior to the collision, a parachute did pop up as the plane descended, and when it did crash, it overturned and landed on its roof. 

The two injured occupants were taken to a trauma center, where they are listed in stable condition.  

Hillsborough County officials have still not commented on the specifics of what caused the plane to come tumbling down. 

Our newsroom will be sure to provide updates should they become available. 

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