A Boeing 767 cargo jetliner reportedly operated by Amazon Air crashed in Trinity Bay in Southeast Texas on Saturday afternoon, killing all three passengers aboard the flight.
Owned by Atlas Air Inc., Flight 3591 took off from Miami, Florida and was supposed to land at Houston George Bush Intercontinental Airport. It crashed shortly before 1 p.m. local time in the nearby town of Anahuac, about 30 miles outside of its destination.
The FAA said in a statement that the National Transportation Safety Board would be investigating the crash.
“FAA investigators are on their way to the accident site and the National Transportation Safety Board has been notified,” the statement read. The agency had issued an alert after…