UPDATE: 4 dead after small plane crashes at Swainsboro Airport

UPDATE: 4 dead after small plane crashes at Swainsboro Airport

SWAINSBORO, GA (WFXG) - Four people are dead and one survivor is fighting for their life after a plane crash in Swainsboro.

The crash happened at around 2 p.m. at the East Georgia Regional Airport. The plane was carrying passengers for The Jumping Place Skydiving Center from Statesboro. The survivor was taken to a hospital in Augusta, where they are listed in critical condition.

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Posted by The Jumping Place Skydiving Center on Saturday, August 25, 2018

FOX 54 is at the airport now speaking with Emanuel County and Swainsboro officials to get more information. The NTSB has been on the scene since around 7 p.m. and will be investigating the crash.

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