A twin-engine plane crashed in a semi-rural area of Jefferson County, about three miles northeast of Topeka, Friday afternoon.
According to the Federal Aviation Administration, four people were killed in the accident, which was near the intersection of Kansas Highway 4 and 46th Street, southwest of Meriden.
Photo by Richard Gwin
Law enforcement officers protect the scene of a twin-engine plane crash between Topeka and Meriden, in Jefferson County, on Friday, April 21, 2011. Four people were reported to have died in the crash, which happened about noon.