Pilot Killed in Virginia Plane Crash - WBOC-TV 16, Delmarvas News Leader, FOX 21 -

Pilot Killed in Virginia Plane Crash

Posted:

 CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) - Virginia State Police say a pilot was killed following a small plane crash in Albemarle County.

The crash occurred Wednesday morning in a residential section near Route 29.

The six-seater, single-engine Beechcraft crashed landed in the front yard of a house. No structures were struck by the plane.

The pilot has been identified as 52-year-old Gregory A. Voit of Northfield, N.J.

The aircraft had left Woodbine Airport in New Jersey and was to land at the Charlottesville Albemarle Airport.

Officials say the cause of the crash remains under investigation. Both the Federal Aviation Administration and the National Transportation Safety Board have been notified.

Powered by WorldNow

All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 Worldnow and WBOC. All Rights Reserved. For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service