No Survivors After Fiery Plane Crash on Arizona Golf Course

Updated | Six people are dead after a small airplane crashed on a golf course and burst into flames in Scottsdale, Arizona, local police have confirmed.

A Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) spokesperson told Newsweek that it was a Piper PA-24 plane which crashed on the TPC Scottsdale Champions Golf Course shortly after taking off on Monday night just before 8:45 p.m.

Video of the crash posted to social media shows the small aircraft in flames as smoke billows into the air.

There were no survivors of a fiery plane crash on the TPC Scottsdale Champions Golf Course in Arizona. 3TV/CBS 5

The Scottsdale Police Department said none of the six passengers aboard the aircraft survived. The department added that names are not being released "pending identification and notifications."

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The FAA said no one on the ground was hit. However, there were several witnesses who watched the fiery crash play out.

The National Transportation Safety Board has launched an investigation into the deadly crash.

This article has been updated with a statement from the Scottsdale Police Department.