By: Thalia Brionez

BRYAN, TX — Three people are dead and one is in the hospital in critical condition after an airplane crash at Coulter Airfield.

A single-engine airplane with four people on board crashed Sunday at an airfield in Bryan, Texas, Federal Aviation spokesperson Lynn Lunsford said.

Bryan Police confirmed there were 3 fatalities and one transport.

The Piper PA24 crashed about 2:30 p.m. at Coulter Field Airport, according to Lunsford.

The FAA and the National Transportation Safety Board will investigate the crash.

“The FAA will release the tail number of the aircraft after investigators verify it at the accident site,” Lunsford said.

Sources who were landing at Coulter Airfield at the time say they saw the airplane upside down.

25 News has a reporter on scene who says emergency crews are responding on the south side of the runway.

Bryan Police say the are securing the scene until the FAA arrives Monday.