Two people were killed Monday afternoon after a floatplane crash in the Southeast Alaska.
The crash happened In Metlakatla at about 4 p.m.
The Ketchikan Gateway Borough said a pilot and passenger were killed and no other people were on board the aircraft.
Investigators said the crash invovled a Taquan Air #20, de Havilland DHC-2 aircraft.
This crash comes a week after two floatplanes crashed near Ketchikan, Alaska. Six people were killed and 10 were injured.
The National Transportation Safety Board is investigating.
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