Two people have died following a light plane crash in the state’s Central West today.
About 7.45pm (Wednesday 4 November 2020), emergency services were called to a property in Carcoar, after reports a light plane had crashed after leaving Orange Reginal Airport this afternoon.
The two people on board, believed to be a man and a woman, died at the scene.
Formal identification is yet to be confirmed.
Officers from Chifley Police District established a crime scene and commenced inquiries.
The Australian Transport Safety Bureau have been notified.
A report will be prepared for the information of the Coroner.
Anyone with information about this incident is urged to contact Crime Stoppers: 1800 333 000 or https://nsw.crimestoppers.com.au. Information is treated in strict confidence. The public is reminded not to report information via NSW Police social media pages.