Federal Aviation Administration spokeman Lynn Lunsford said the plane crashed about 1:40 p.m. EDT Friday into the side of Keith Springs Mountain in Franklin County.
He said local officials would provide the victim's identities.
Lunsford said another plane that was in the same area at the time landed.
Franklin County Sheriff Tim Fuller told WTVF-TV that the other plane landed in north Alabama.
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