"We looked up to see the plane falling nose first", Ella Pham, 20, said to the outlet. "It was so heartbreaking just seeing the plane crumbled into pieces". Tony Bommarito with the Orange County Fire Authority says.
Family members identified one of the victims as Nasim Ghanadan, who was a realtor from the East Bay and on the flight for work.
The Orange County coroner's office on Monday identified the victims as Scott Shepherd, 53, of Diablo; Lara Shepherd, 42, of Diablo; Nasim Ghanadan, 29, of Alamo; Floria Hakimi, 62, of Danville; and Navid Hakimi, 32, of Los Angeles.
Hakimi's son, Navid Hakimi, and Shepherd's husband, Scott Shepherd, also died.
Friends and associates said all five were employees of Pacific Union International. "Life is precious and we are focused on comforting the loved ones affected by this devastating event".
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Small plane Cessna 414 departed from Concord, collapsed 2 miles from John Wayne in California.
According to the Federal Aviation Administration, the Cessna 414 aircraft declared an emergency before slamming into the parking lot.
The crash happened just after 12:30 p.m. local time. There was no fire, he said.
The plane struck at least one unoccupied vehicle, whose owner was shopping at the time.
"It sounded like a truck hit the building", he told the Orange County Register. California is no stranger to planes crashing out of the blue. He said it appeared that the plane "went down pretty abruptly", and added that while the plane leaked jet fuel, it didn't ignite. "I couldn't believe what was happening".
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Tweets from people near the scene show a crumpled plane among the cars and palm trees of the parking lot.
Several roads surrounding the shopping center and the South Coast Plaza mall across the street were closed.
Police said officers shot an armed man while responding to a 911 call early Sunday about shots fired at a home.
The 1973 Cessna was certified with the FAA through October 2019, online records show.
The representative of the National Committee on transportation safety (NTSB) Peter Knudson said airport Manager John Wayne gave permission to land after the pilot reported an emergency.
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