San Diego, California (CNN) Federal aviation investigators are looking into a deadly plane crash at a San Diego shopping center parking lot.
The passenger, a 78-year-old woman, was killed while the pilot, a woman in her 50s, was hospitalized with severe injuries.
Two witnesses suffered minor injuries helping get the women out of the wrecked aircraft.
The small plane clipped a department store and crashed into parking lot Wednesday evening.
Investigators say the pilot had been attempting to land at nearby Montgomery field.
The FAA and the NTSB are investigating.