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Posted at 08:45 AM ET, 08/08/2011

2 killed in plane crash in Fauquier County

Two people were killed after a small plane crashed in Fauquier County and burst into flames, Virginia State Police said.

The plane crashed into private property just outside Warrenton, killing the pilot and a passenger, police spokeswoman Corinne Geller said. Police were called to the crash site a little before 2 p.m. Sunday and were at the scene all afternoon, she said.

Geller said the medical examiner is currently trying to identify the bodies, which were burned inthe crash.

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