Plane Crashes In Long Island Cemetery, Two Injured

The plane went down at about 1:50 p.m. in West Babylon, according to Suffolk County police.

  • The passengers on the two seater plane, the pilot and his passenger, were taken to a hospital in West Islip with minor injuries, officials said.
  • The Federal Aviation Administration is looking into the accident, which is standard practice.
  • The cemetery in which the crash occurred is being identified as Beth Moses Cemetery, about two miles from Republic Airport in East Farmingdale.