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One dead after plane 'explodes into flames' in Colorado

At least one person has died after a private plane crashed on an icy runway at Aspen airport in the US state of Colorado on Sunday. One survivors remains in a critical condition and another has minor injuries, local officials said.

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Man killed in Colorado plane crash named

The person killed in a plane crash in Aspen, Colorado has been named as Sergio Emilio Carranza Brabata, 54.

A statement from Pitkin County Sheriff's Department said Mr Brabata was the co-pilot.

The pilot and a passenger - who was a also a trained pilot - have not been named.

Aspen/Pitkin County Airport remains closed.

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