Pilot dies in Tanjil South aircraft crash

A pilot has died following a plane crash in Tanjil South this afternoon (7 September), Victoria Police say.

The aircraft crashed in a paddock near Moe-Rawson Road about 2.35pm.

The single occupant died at the scene.

The exact cause of the crash is yet to be determined and will be investigated by Recreational Aviation Australia with assistance from police who will prepare a report for the Coroner.

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