UPDATE [7/10/17, 11:15 p.m. ET]:
An official in LeFlore County, Mississippi, said, according to CNN, that 16 people died in the crash. All of them were on the plane.
— NBC Nightly News (@NBCNightlyNews) July 10, 2017
The Mississippi Emergency Management Agency confirmed on Monday that a plane crash involving a Marine Corps aircraft resulted in more than one fatality, according to ABC News.
The Marine Corps confirmed the crash happened with a KC-130 aircraft on Monday. Local authorities have reportedly provided contradictory information about the number of people killed.
On social media, footage emerged from the crash site:
Have mercy. Here's footage of the USMC KC-130 crash tonight in Mississippi | via KXAN | At least 5 confirmed dead. pic.twitter.com/e0RwnJw4NI
— Andrew deGrandpre (@adegrandpre) July 11, 2017