A tragic plane crash happened in the Truckee, California on Monday, with all six people aboard the Bombardier CL 600 dying during the wreck. Now, new shocking footage shows the moment the crash occurred and the scary aftermath in the Tahoe neighborhood.
The crash, which occurred near the Ponderosa Golf Course, was caught on a home’s security camera. The video shows a large explosion near the home:
NEW — A viewer just shared this video with me of Monday’s plane crash in #Truckee. You can see the explosion happen on the right hand side of the screen — just seconds after a school bus drives past. The whole thing is heartbreaking. @kcranews pic.twitter.com/ewDwFW9YZ1— Stephanie Lin (@StephanieLinTV) July 27, 2021
Also, a video was filmed showing the aftermath of the crash, including giant flames climbing the trees near the crash:
The cause of the crash has yet to be determined, but the Nevada County Sheriff’s Office indicated the plane was flying from Idaho to Truckee, with the crash coming close the the local airport. The identities of the people aboard the aircraft will be determined with DNA testing.
According to investigators, nine or 10 fire engines were at the crash in the first 10 minutes. Crews doused the flames first before approaching the wreckage. No structures were damaged.