Plane crashes into apartments in US, California: 2 dead

At least two people have been killed after a small plane slammed into a two-story townhouse in Hawthorne, in the south west of Los Angeles County, RT reported citing local officials.

Two people were reported dead on impact after the small plane slammed into the building just after 5:00 pm, the Los Angeles County Fire Department said, according to KABC-TV.

Residents of the two units struck by the plane were confirmed unharmed, according to firefighters.

Hawthorne Municipal Airport is less than two miles from the crash site.