Two people die in Watsonville small plane crash

A plane crashed into the Watsonville Community Hospital. (Courtesy Santa Cruz Sentinel)

July 7, 2011 12:00:00 AM PDT
The FAA has confirmed that a single-engine Mooney plane crashed into the Watsonville Community Hospital around 7:30 p.m. with two people onboard. The two people on board died and there are no reports of injuries on the ground.

The FAA believes the building was empty at the time of the crash.

The plane took off from the Watsonville Airport and shortly after crash. The 4-passenger aircraft was registered out of Santa Cruz.

Two people die after a small plane crashes into the Watsonville Community Hospital.

This photo is courtesy the Santa Cruz Sentinel.

KGO-TV SAN FRANCISCO, CA Contributed to this report