Four people are dead in Kentucky after a small plane crashed in Barren County Sunday afternoon.

The plane — a single-engine Piper PA-32 — crashed before 2:30 p.m. near Glasgow, Fox 17 Nashville reported, citing the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA).

The plane was headed to Lake Cumberland Regional Airport in Somerset, which is just under 80 miles east of Glasgow.

A Kentucky state trooper confirmed four people died after the plane hit tree tops before crash-landing in a nearby wooded area.

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SOURCE: Fox News