Two planes collided over California: both pilots were killed

Два самолета столкнулись над Калифорнией: оба пилота погибли

In the sky over California was a collision of two small planes, carrying out agricultural work. As a result of incident both pilots were killed, reports the newspaper

As noted, the incident happened on Wednesday in Sutter County, which is located in the Sacramento valley. About the crash of the aircraft reported to the County Sheriff. Law enforcement officers who arrived at the emergency, I found two crashed aircraft. They were at a distance of about 200 meters from each other.

Deputy Sheriff Scott Smallwood told reporters that the two Grumman G-164C Ag Cat, when tragedy struck, planted rice field. Currently, the Office of civil aviation USA (FAA) are investigating all the circumstances of the incident.

We will remind, earlier in the week, two seaplane crashed in Alaska near Ketchikan. The company ships Princess Cruises was carrying passengers from the tour, when approximately at 13.00 local time (00.00 GMT Tuesday), the tragedy occurred. Six people were killed, one missing, dozens of people were injured.