Large plane crashes near Pittsburgh

Tuesday, September 11, 2001

PITTSBURGH (AP) -- A large plane crashed Tuesday morning just north of the Somerset County Airport, airport officials said.

The plane, believed to be a Boeing 767, crashed about 10 a.m. about 8 miles east of Jennerstown, according to county 911 dispatchers, WPXI-TV in Pittsburgh reported. The airport is about 80 miles southeast of Pittsburgh.

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