Civil Aviation Authority probes fatal plane crash in Springs

The Cessna 172, carrying two people went down on Wednesday night during a training flight.

FILE: A City of Johannesburg EMS ambulance. Picture: @RobertMulaudzi/Twitter

JOHANNESBURG - The Civil Aviation Authority is investigating a fatal plane crash in Springs.

The Cessna 172, carrying two people went down on Wednesday night during a training flight.

One person sustained fatal injuries while the other was rushed to hospital.

Officials are investigating the cause of the crash and expect a preliminary report to be ready within 30 days.

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