msnbc.com news services
updated 9 minutes ago
BOULDER, Colo. - Five people were killed when a small aircraft struck the tow cable of another airplane that was pulling a glider over Boulder on Saturday, fire officials and media reports.
Four people who died in the collision were aboard a Cirrus plane that hit the tow line, NBC affiliate KUSA of Denver reported. Another person on the tow plane also was killed.
Video on MSNBC showed an aircraft on fire, floating toward the ground below a large parachute.
No word on tow plane as yet...but assumed to be 5th person
Sucks, guess parachute didnt help with fire on Cirrus.......