COLEMAN COUNTY, Texas — Three people were confirmed dead after a plane crash in Coleman County.
The Texas Department of Public Safety confirmed the fatalities Tuesday morning and said the NTSB is now investigating.
A helicopter search crew told KTAB and KRBC they found the crash west of Lake Coleman. No survivors were reported.
The plane, described as a Beechcraft King Air, took off from the Abilene Airport around 5:40 a.m. according to Flight Aware.
FAA officials say the pilot reported an electrical issue just before losing contact with air traffic control.
(BigCountryHomepage.com contributed to this report.)