A plane crash was reported today, June 5, above the Crafton Hills, in the unincorporated town of Mentone.
Unofficial reports suggest it is a fatal crash and police/fire officials are currently making their way to the crash scene. Emergency services are working in the area of the water treatment plant. No other information is available at this time.
UPDATE: There are now confirmed multiple fatalities in the plane crash. The FAA will take over the investigation.
Rachael Gustuson, Editor