Four people are dead after a plane crashed on takeoff from the Cuyahoga County Airport in Willoughby Hills in Lake County.
The crash happened at around 10 p.m. at Bishop Road and Curtiss Wright Parkway at the Northeast corner of the airport. Bishop Road is closed.
“As far as we know right now the plane just took off here from Cuyahoga County Airport started taking off then all the sudden lost power and just nose dived into the ground and caught on fire,” said Lt. Brant Zemelka of the Ohio State Highway Patrol.
Tyler Evans was driving down Bishop Road when he saw the crash. “It took off, it stalled, went up hooked and then it went down and crashed over here,” he said.