(CNN)Two planes crashed in the air at Watsonville Municipal Airport in California Thursday afternoon, killing 3 people died. Eduardo, mayor of Montesino.
A single-engine Cessna 152 and a twin-engine Cessna 340 collided during final descent, according to a Federal Aviation Administration statement. The FAA said there was one person on board the Cessna 152 and two on the Cessna 340.
No one was injured on the ground, he added, the FAA. A pet on one of the planes was also killed, Montecino said.
The city of Watsonville is about an hour south of San Jose.
"The City of Watsonville extends its deepest condolences to the friends and families of those who lost their lives," the statement said.
It is not clear what caused the two planes to collide.