In Alaska, seven people were killed in the collision of small planes

Seven people were killed in the collision of two small planes near the Soldotna airport in Alaska, according to the Department of public security of the state.

Earlier it was reported that two small planes collided near the airport, Soldotna, Alaska, died, the house of representatives of the state of Harry Knopp.

According to the newspaper, in one of the planes there were six people, another was one local politician Harry Knopp. It is reported that six people died at the scene, one on the way to the hospital.

The national Council for transport safety and Federal aviation administration are investigating the incident.