DIAMONDHEAD, MS – One person is dead after a small plane crashed near the Diamondhead airport.
The single-engine airplane went down in a wooded area just after 7 a.m., according to WLOX in Biloxi.
The plane went down north of I-10 and burst into flames upon impact.
Rescue crews are on the scene.
Stay tuned to WGNO for more information on this developing story.