1 dead, small plane crashes into Columbia’s Rosewood community

One person is dead after a small plane crashed into a residence in the Rosewood area of Columbia, officials said. The call came in around 10:45 a. m. that multiple homes were on fire from the crash but once on the scene, it was only one home, said Columbia Fire Chief Aubrey Jenkins. A neighbor said the plane crashed in his backyard and he tried to save the pilot but it was too late. The Columbia Police Department are providing support in the area of Kennedy Street and Prentice Avenue.