PALMER LAKE, Colo. (CBS4) — The coroner still hasn’t been able to identify the victims on board a small plane that crashed in El Paso County on Wednesday.
The crash happened near Palmer Lake with two people on board but no other details have been released.READ MORE: Owner Confirms Ice Castles Won't Be In Colorado's High Country This Winter
Witnesses said they heard a loud crash and saw the plane wreckage in flames near some train tracks. The fire spread to surrounding grass and burned about a quarter acre in size near homes before fire crews got it under control.READ MORE: 'This Is A Wakeup Call': Colorado Governor Says State Is Running Low On ICU Beds Due To COVID Cases
Witnesses said it looked like pilot had lost control.
Investigators say the wreckage is so badly burned they cannot identify a tail number.MORE NEWS: State Senator Calls for Audit After Out-Of-State Company Gets Big Colorado Construction Projects