- Associated Press - Sunday, May 8, 2016

SURPRISE, Ariz. (AP) - The Latest on small plane that crashed in Phoenix suburb of Surprise (all times local):

1:15 p.m.

Police say one of two men injured in a plane crash in a Surprise neighborhood has died.

Sgt. Norm Owens says 31-year-old Joshua Merrill, of Peoria, died Saturday night while undergoing surgery.

The other occupant of the plane, 32-year-old Michael Fox, of Glendale, remained in intensive care Sunday.

Both men were on board a single-engine 1956 Beech G35 aircraft that crash-landed in a greenbelt area near a gated community Saturday.

No one on the ground as injured.

The National Transportation Safety Board and Federal Aviation Administration are investigating.

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8:25 a.m.

Authorities say two people were injured when a small airplane crash-landed in a Surprise neighborhood.

Surprise police say the single-engine aircraft crashed around 5 p.m. Saturday inside a gated community.

According to investigators, the plane managed to land in a greenbelt area away from any homes or structures.

Firefighters responded and transported the pilot and sole passenger to a hospital for treatment.

Their current conditions were not immediately known Sunday.

No one on the ground was injured.

The National Transportation Safety Board and Federal Aviation Administration are investigating.

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