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Two men die in light aircraft crash near Plettenberg Bay Airport

Police were probing the circumstances surrounding the crash.

Two men were killed on Monday night 2 December 2019 when their glider crashed near the Plettenberg Bay Airport. Picture: @bitoulocalmunicipality/Facebook

CAPE TOWN - Two men died on Monday night after the light aircraft they were travelling in crashed near Plettenberg Bay Airport.

Police are probing the circumstances surrounding the crash.

Emergency Medical Services spokesperson Deanna Bessick said: “Two elderly male patients were trapped in the aircraft. Sadly, one was fatally injured in the scene and the other passed away in hospital.”

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