1 person killed in plane crash at Johnson County Executive Airport

The wreckage of a small aircraft that went down Sunday morning just north of the runway at the Johnson County Executive Airport near 151st Street. The Johnson County Airport Commission confirmed that one person was killed in the crash. Photo credit Mike Frizzell.

The Johnson County Airport Commission confirmed in a news release late Sunday afternoon that one person was killed in a plane crash that occurred earlier in the day at the Johnson County Executive Airport in Olathe.

At 10:20 a.m. Sunday, firefighters from Olathe and Overland Park, along with paramedics from Johnson County Med-Act were called to the airport, located on the southeast corner of 151st Street and Pflumm Road.