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A small plane has crashed near New Castle Airport, Delaware State Police confirmed for WDEL News.

The Delaware River and Bay Authority, which runs the airport, said the plane crashed shortly after taking off, killing its occupants.

Emergency crews were being called to the area of Churchmans Road and I-95 to recover the aircraft.

There is no impact to traffic on I-95.

WDEL will provide further details when they become available.