Fiery Plane Crash In Upstate N.Y. Kills 50 A Continental Airlines commuter plane crashed into a house in Buffalo, New York late last night. The crash killed the plane's 49 passengers and one person in the home. Among those killed was Alison Des Forges. She was one of the chief investigators into the Rwandan genocide. Human Rights Watch executive director Kenneth Roth talks about the loss of his colleague.