Plane crash on ranch land, two injured

The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) is investigating a small plane crash near Bayview.

DPS received a call about 3:27 p.m. Wednesday afternoon stating a plane had gone down on Buena Vista between FM 510 and county airport in an open field on ranch land.

Cameron County Sheriff's Department told Action 4 News the plane crashed after missing the runway.

State troopers confirm two passengers on board did survive but had multiple lacerations to their faces.

Authorities are not releasing the names of the pilot or the passenger but they did say both are being transported to Valley Baptist in Brownsville for treatment.

The Federal Aviation Administration is expected to launch an investigation to find out what caused the pilot to crash.