National News

Douglas DC-4 plane crashes near river in Fairbanks, Alaska

todayApril 23, 2024

Background

Oliver Helbig/Getty Images

(FAIRBANKS, Alaska) — A Douglas DC-4 aircraft has crashed Tuesday in Fairbanks, Alaska, according to the Alaska Department of Public Safety.

Alaska State Troopers and first responders from other state, federal and local agencies are heading to the scene of the crash, officials said.

The crash took place on the Tanana River a few miles from Fairbanks International Airport, according to officials.

This is a developing story. Please check back for updates.

Copyright © 2024, ABC Audio. All rights reserved.

Written by:

Similar posts

National News

6 dead, 5 hurt in devastating Georgia house fire

(NEWNAN, Ga.) -- Six people died and five others were hurt in a house fire in Georgia early Monday, officials said.Those who died ranged in age from 6 to 70 years old, Coweta County Coroner Richard Hawk said.Firefighters responded to the house in Coweta County -- about 40 miles southwest […]

todayJune 18, 2024


CONTACTS

ABOUT

WMEX Boston can be heard at 1510 AM, and 101.1 FM. Playing the greatest hits from 50s, 60s, 70s, 80s, and more!

SPONSORS

0%