Plane Carrying Seven Passengers Crashes In Georgia

raytheon hawker beechcraft 390 jetThe plane, a Hawker Beechcraft 390/Premier I, crashed Wednesday night after landing at Georgia airport.

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A plane carrying seven people crashed near Thomson airport in Georgia on Wednesday night, The Augusta Chronicle reports. At least two people survived, including the pilot. Others were airlifted to a hospital in Augusta. At least one person is dead, according to the Chronicle, citing police officials.  

The twin-engine jet landed at Thomson McDuffie-Regional Airport and then ran off the runway, according to CNN.

The plane was coming from John C. Tune Airport in Nashville, Tennessee.   

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