Plane damaged in crash at OC Airport
The Orange County Emergency Management office has reported a jet aircraft carrying nine people, crashed on the run way at the Orange County Airport at approximately 10:03 a.m. today.
Reports indicate the jet came in for landing and a wind gust pushed the airplane off the runway, causing the nose gear to collapse.
The names of those on board the plane were not released and no injuries have been reported.
Officers from the Texas Department of Public Safety were on the scene to help assist. Sergeant Richard Howard with the DPS office said the FAA has been notified and the Orange County Airport will be closed until further notice pending clearance from the FAA and NTSB for cleanup.