Firefighters work to extinguish flames after a small plane crashed into a house in Plainville, Mass., Sunday, June 28, 2015. Jim Peters of the Federal Aviation Administration says the Beechcraft plane crashed into the house at about 5:45 p.m. Sunday. It had taken off from Lancaster Airport in Pennsylvania and was en route to an airport in Norwood, Mass. (Mark Stockwell/The Sun Chronicle via AP)

Pilot tells air traffic controller pre-crash he has no power

The pilot of a small plane that crashed into a Massachusetts home over the weekend, killing all three people on board, calmly told an air traffic controller he has no engine power and is gliding in the minutes before impact.