Firefighters: Plane crashes in residential area of Joliet

JOLIET, Ill. (AP) — Firefighters in Joliet say a plane has crashed into a residential neighborhood.

Joliet Fire Captain Jeff Allbert said Thursday morning that crews were responding to the crash.

Allbert said crews were assessing the scene and putting out a fire.

The captain says it’s unclear so far if the plane struck any structures or vehicles but the department is investigating.