3 people killed in a small plane crash in Houston

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3 killed when small plane crashes in Houston

June 9 (Reuters) - Three people were killed when a small plane crashed on Thursday a few miles from Hobby Airport in Houston, the Houston Fire Department said, without providing details on the identities of those killed.

Live video of the scene from Houston TV broadcaster KHOU showed the damaged plane in a parking lot of an Ace Hardware store.

There has been no indication given yet on what caused the crash, the department said.

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This undated photo provided by the U.S. Air Force shows Maj. Alex Turner, of Chelmsford, Mass. The Air Force has identified Turner as the pilot of a jet that crashed following a Thunderbirds flyover in Colorado. Turner bailed out of his F-16 jet just after doing a flyover at the U.S. Air Force Academy, where President Barack Obama was speaking during a graduation ceremony. Obama met with the pilot after the crash and thanked him for his service, and expressed his relief that he wasn't seriously injured. (U.S. Air Force via AP)
An Air Force security officer guards the site where a U.S. Air Force Thunderbird crashed following a flyover performance at a commencement for Air Force Academy cadets, south of Colorado Springs, Colo., Thursday, June 2, 2016. The pilot ejected safely from the jet. (AP Photo/Brennan Linsley)
President Barack Obama, center, meets with Thunderbird pilot Maj. Alex Turner at Peterson Air Force Base in Colorado Springs, Colo., Thursday, June 2, 2016, before returning to Washington after the Air Force Academy graduation ceremony. The pilot of a U.S. Air Force Thunderbird that crashed following a flyover met with Obama shortly safely ejecting safely into a Colorado field. (Christian Murdock/The Gazette via AP, Pool)
A U.S. Air Force Thunderbird rests in a field where it crashed following a flyover performance at a commencement for Air Force Academy cadets, south of Colorado Springs, Colo., Thursday, June 2, 2016. The pilot ejected safely from the jet. (AP Photo/Brennan Linsley)
F-16 jets are seen on the Tarmac were US President Barack Obama met with a Thunderbird pilot who crashed earlier in the day during an Air Force Academy graduation at Peterson Air Force Base June 2, 2016 in Colorado Springs, Colorado. / AFP / Brendan Smialowski (Photo credit should read BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)
Emergency vehicles are seen on the Tarmac were US President Barack Obama met with a Thunderbird pilot who crashed earlier in the day during an Air Force Academy graduation at Peterson Air Force Base June 2, 2016 in Colorado Springs, Colorado. / AFP / Brendan Smialowski (Photo credit should read BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)
Emergency vehicles are seen on the Tarmac were US President Barack Obama met with a Thunderbird pilot who crashed earlier in the day during an Air Force Academy graduation at Peterson Air Force Base June 2, 2016 in Colorado Springs, Colorado. / AFP / Brendan Smialowski (Photo credit should read BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)
COLORADO SPRINGS, CO - June 02: Air Force Thunderbirds perform at the United States Air Force Academy 58th graduation at Falcon Stadium June 02, 2016. (Photo by Andy Cross/The Denver Post via Getty Images)
Cadets caps and Air Force Thunderbirds are seen during a graduation ceremony at the US Air Force Academy's Falcon Stadium June 2, 2016 in Colorado Springs, Colorado. US President Barack Obama gave the commencement speech at the academy. / AFP / Brendan Smialowski (Photo credit should read BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)
An Air Force security officer guards the site where a U.S. Air Force Thunderbird crashed following a flyover performance at a commencement for Air Force Academy cadets, south of Colorado Springs, Colo., Thursday, June 2, 2016. The pilot ejected safely from the jet. (AP Photo/Brennan Linsley)
A U.S. Air Force Thunderbird rests in a field after it crashed following a flyover performance at a commencement for Air Force Academy cadets, south of Colorado Springs, Colo., Thursday, June 2, 2016. The pilot ejected safely from the jet. (AP Photo/Brennan Linsley)
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