A small plane crashed Wednesday night near a high school in Republic, Missouri, fire officials told NBC News.
The crash happened between 10:30 p.m. and 11:30 p.m. ET, according to officials.
Witnesses told NBC station KYTV the plane was flying low and sounded as though it was having engine trouble.
Two people aboard the plane were taken to hospital with non-life threatening injuries, the local fire captain said.