Two killed in Limpopo plane crash

Paramedics say that when they arrived on the scene, both passengers had died.

Two people were killed after a light aircraft crashed near Lephalale in Limpopo overnight. 14 March 2016. Picture: Saps via Facebook.

JOHANNESBURG - Emergency services in Limpopo say two people have died after a light aircraft crash near Lephalale overnight.

The plane went down yesterday, just after sunset.

Paramedics say that when they arrived on the scene, both passengers had died.

ER24 spokesperson Chitra Bodasing says, "Paramedics arrived in the scene and found the wreckage of the aircraft between some bushes. It had crashed and caught alight."

An inquest docket opened after a Gyro Helicopter crashed at approximately 18:20 last night at Ashanti Lodge about 30km...

Posted by South African Police Service (SAPS Official Page) on Monday, March 14, 2016