- Associated Press - Monday, May 23, 2016

HANAPEPE, Hawaii (AP) - The Latest on a small plane that crashed on Kauai, killing five people on board (all times local):

1:20 p.m.

Kauai County says the five people killed in a Kauai plane crash are believed to have been part of a tour operated by SkyDive Kauai.

The company offers tours from Port Allen Airport, a small airport on Kauai’s south shore.

SkyDive Kauai is listed in state documents as a trade name for D & J Air Adventures of Koloa.

Company President David Timko said Monday he didn’t have any comment because the crash is under investigation. But he says he offers his condolences to the families of those killed.

FAA spokesman Ian Gregor says the plane was a Cessna 182H.

Kauai County has not released the identities of those on board the plane.

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1:05 p.m.

The small plane that crashed on Kauai and killed all five people on board is registered to a Koloa company called D & J Air Adventures.

The company’s registered agent David Timko said Monday he didn’t have any comment because the crash is under investigation. But he says he offers his condolences to the families of those killed.

The Kauai Fire Department says the plane crashed during a skydiving tour. The pilot, two skydive instructors and two tandem jumpers were believed to be in the plane.

FAA spokesman Ian Gregor says the plane was a Cessna 182H.

The FAA and National Transportation Safety Board will investigate.

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12:10 p.m.

The Federal Aviation Administration says it was a single-engine Cessna that crashed on Kauai, killing all five people on board.

FAA spokesman Ian Gregor says the Cessna 182H crashed under unknown circumstances while taking off Monday from Port Allen Airport.

The plane caught fire after crashing.

The Kauai Fire Department says the plane crashed during a skydiving tour. The pilot, two skydive instructors and two tandem jumpers were believed to be in the plane.

Four of them were pronounced dead at the scene. One man was taken to Wilcox Memorial Hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

The FAA and National Transportation Safety Board will investigate.

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11:15 a.m.

Fire officials say five adults are dead after a small plane crashed on Kauai.

The Kauai Fire Department says the plane crashed Monday during a skydiving tour. The pilot, two skydive instructors and two tandem jumpers were believed to be in the plane.

Four of them were pronounced dead at the scene. One man was taken to Wilcox Hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

The Federal Aviation Administration will investigate.

The fire department says the plane crashed just outside of Port Allen Airport, which is also known as Burns Field.

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10:30 a.m.

Emergency crews are responding to a crash of a small plane on Kauai.

The Kauai Fire Department says a plane crashed Monday near Port Allen Airport, which is also known as Burns Field in Hanapepe.

Federal Aviation Administration spokesman Ian Gregor says a single-engine home-built Vans RV6 crashed under unknown circumstances while taking off from Burns Field. A home-built plane is made from a kit.

Gregor says it’s not yet known how many people were on board. The FAA will investigate.

State Department of Transportation spokesman Tim Sakahara says there have been reports of injuries, but he doesn’t know to how many people or how badly.

Officials are asking the public to avoid the area.

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