06/22/2015 09:07 EDT | Updated 06/22/2016 05:59 EDT

2 dead after planes collide mid-air near Fort McMurray

Two airplanes collided mid-air just east of Fort McMurray Sunday night, killing two people on board one of the planes.

The pilot of the other plane, who was the only one on board, was able to land safely at the airport and was not injured. 

A medical helicopter located the aircraft that crashed in an isolated area east of Fort McMurray. RCMP are now at the scene.

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