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Brazilian politician killed in plane crash

Updated 4:59 PM ET, Thu August 14, 2014
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Rescuers work at the site of a plane crash in Santos, Brazil, on Wednesday, August 13. Among those on the small Cessna 560XL aircraft was Eduardo Campos, a Brazilian presidential candidate. All seven people aboard the plane were killed, state-run Agencia Brasil reported. RICARDO NOGUEIRA/AFP/Getty Images
Campos, 49, was most recently the governor of Pernambuco state, and he was a federal lawmaker from 1998 to 2003. He was married with five children. Paulo Fridman/Bloomberg via Getty Images/FILE
Emergency workers inspect damaged buildings where the aircraft crashed. The plane crashed into a gymnasium and two homes. Douglas Aby Saber/epa/LANDOV
Rescuers work at the site of the crash. The plane had departed from Santos Dumont airport in Rio de Janeiro en route to Guaraja airport in Sao Paulo state, Agencia Brasil reported. RICARDO NOGUEIRA/AFP/Getty Images
The plane's maintenance and inspection records were up to date, Agencia Brasil reported. RICARDO NOGUEIRA/AFP/Getty Images
Rescuers work at the site of the crash on August 13. RICARDO NOGUEIRA/AFP/Getty Images