KELOWNA, British Columbia, Oct. 14 (UPI) — Four people died when their twin-engine Cessna aircraft crashed en route to the Calgary area from British Columbia.
Bill Yearwood, of the country’s transportation safety board, said the crash was “unsurvivable.”
“The aircraft is destroyed; all persons on board lost their lives,” he said.
Surrey Air Traffic Control alerted emergency officials at 10:07 p.m. Thursday it lost track of the plane. It was discovered in a wooded area.
“Several resources were immediately dispatched to the jet’s last known location,” Royal Canadian Mounted Police spokesman Cpl. Dan Moskaluk said.