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5 dead after small jet crashes in US

9:03 AM, Feb. 21, 2013
Ambulances gather at the old Georgia State Patrol post in Thomson, Ga., near the scene of a plane crash Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2012. An aviation official says a small jet with seven people aboard ran off the end of the runway and crashed at the Thomson-McDuffie County Airport. (AP Photo/The Augusta Chronicle, Todd Bennett)
Ambulances gather at the old Georgia State Patrol post in Thomson, Ga., near the scene of a plane crash Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2012. An aviation official says a small jet with seven people aboard ran off the end of the runway and crashed at the Thomson-McDuffie County Airport. (AP Photo/The Augusta Chronicle, Todd Bennett)
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THOMSON, Georgia (AP) - Five people were killed and two injured after a small jet ran off the end of a runway and crashed at an airport in the U.S. state of Georgia, officials said.

The jet carrying seven people crashed Wednesday night, Thomson-McDuffie County Sheriff Logan Marshall said. Logan said the two survivors were taken to area hospitals, and their conditions were not known.

He said the ...

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