1 dead as helicopter crashes in Johannesburg
The pilot, who was declared dead at the scene, was the only passenger on the aircraft.
JOHANNESBURG - A light aircraft has crashed near Bordeaux, north of Johannesburg, killing one person.
Earlier this afternoon the micro-lite aircraft crashed near a sports grounds in the area.
Paramedics say the wrecked aircraft was smoldering when they arrived.
The pilot was the only passenger on the aircraft.
ER24's Russel Meiring says on assessment paramedics found the body lying near the wreckage.
"Unfortunately the person had already succumbed to their multiple fatal injuries. The cause of the incident is not yet known but local authorities are on scene for further investigation."