LEICESTER (CBS) – Air traffic control recordings reveal weather may have contributed to a plane crash in Leicester Tuesday afternoon.
The pilot of the single-engine Piper PA-46 reported “a lot of ice” moments before crashing in a snowy field.READ MORE: 34-Year-Old Man Dies After Hit-And-Run In Bridgewater
Rescuers pulled three people from the wreckage with the help of snowmobilers in the area. Everyone who was on board is expected to survive including a dog.READ MORE: Franklin Man Allegedly Driving 142 MPH Arrested In New Hampshire
The identities of the pilot and passenger have not been released.MORE NEWS: 800 Nurses At St. Vincent Hospital In Worcester Preparing To Strike
The FAA and State Police are now investigating.