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At least two killed when plane crashes on takeoff

Updated: November 29, 2004, 4:06 PM ET
ESPN.com news services

GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. -- NBC Sports chairman Dick Ebersol and his college-aged son emerged from the fiery wreckage of a corporate jet after it crashed during takeoff and burst into flames, killing two crew members.

Ebersol's younger son was presumed dead, a coroner's official said Monday.

The 18-seat charter jet with six people on board crashed Sunday morning at Montrose Regional Airport in southwest Colorado, not far from the Telluride Ski Area. A heavy snowstorm had lightened ...

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