Small plane crashes following takeoff from airport in Danbury, mayor says; 3 hurt

DANBURY, Conn. –– A small plane crashed following departure from an airport in Danbury, Connecticut, the city’s mayor confirmed.

Mayor Mark Boughton tweeted about the crash minutes before 11 a.m. Sunday. He said three people were hurt.

All three of the victims were taken to Danbury Hospital, where the severity of their injuries are unknown at this time.

Boughton said FAA is en route to investigate the crash.

This is a developing story. Check back later for updates.