Two people die in light plane crash – Central West

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.

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