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Two dead after small plane crashes

May 25, 2010, Toronto - Officials say two people died today when a small plane crashed into a building just north of Toronto. The plane crashed into the roof of Thinkway Toys during the noon-hour, but none of the 14 employees in the building were seriously hurt. City officials say the pilot and a passenger, the only two people on board, were killed.

May 25, 2010  By The Canadian Press


The building is less than half-a-kilometre from Buttonville Airport, where
the plane had taken off from.

Witnesses say the four-seater aircraft was trailing a thin plume of white
smoke and banked over a parking lot before it crashed.

The plane could be seen on the roof, at Woodbine Avenue and Hooper Road,
engulfed in flames following the

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