VIDEO: 1 dead, 3 injured after small plane crashes in Sonoma County

SONOMA COUNTY (KRON) — One person has been killed and three others were injured when a small plane crashed in Sonoma County Thursday afternoon, according to Sonoma County authorities.

The person killed has been identified as William Sachs Goldman, of San Francisco.

The crash happened around 12:45 p.m. in Schell Vista in the area of San Luis Road and Broadway south of Sonoma, according to a Sonoma County Fire and Emergency dispatcher.

The single-engine Cirrus SR 22 crashed under unknown circumstances in a field in Schellville, FAA officials said.

The plane crashed about 1,000 feet west of Sonoma Skypark.

Two FAA inspectors are en route to the crash site.

Three people went to hospitals, two by helicopter and one by ambulance, according to the fire dispatcher.

Two of those hurt are children. The other is a woman.

An investigation into the crash by the FAA is underway.

Stay with KRON4 News for updates



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