RIVERSIDE (AP) — A pilot has died after a small plane crashed into the backyard of a house.
A Federal Aviation Administration spokesman said the twin-engine Beechcraft BE50 crashed in Riverside shortly before noon Saturday after the pilot reported engine issues.
Riverside Fire Capt. Brian Guzzetta ssaid no one on the ground was injured and debris from the plane caused minor damage to nearby homes.
Guzzetta said the plane caught on fire, and the flames did not spread to the house.
An FAA spokesman said the plane was flying to Apple Valley from Chino.