The Ventura County Fire Department confirms that at approximately 1:30 p.m. today, Wednesday, August 7, a single-engine private aircraft crashed in Camarillo. Two on board died in the crash.
Cause of crash is unknown, pending investigation.
Names of the deceased have not yet been released. Coroner is not yet onsite. Story will be updated.
Update: Aug. 8 –
The Ventura County Medical Examiner has released the names of the two people who died in yesterday’s plane crash. Tara Wells, 56 and John Wells, 60, both residents of Salt Lake City, Utah died as a result of multiple blunt force injuries. Accident is listed as the official cause of death for both crash victims.