Small plane crashes in Allendale County


ALLENDALE, S.C. (WJBF) — Authorities are investigating a small plane crash in Allendale County, South Carolina.

County Administrator Bill Goodson told NewsChannel 6’s Shawn Cabbagestalk that the incident happened sometime between 10- 11 a.m. on Friday, August 7 near 467 Airport Loop. “It was near our airport. It might’ve been they were trying to get to our airport. There’s a big field and a wooded area you had to drive a little ways to where the plane crashed in the field,” he said.

Officials with the FAA said the plane was a Cessna 210. “The Federal Aviation Administration will release the aircraft registration after investigators confirm it at the scene,” Kathleen Bergen added.

The FAA will investigate and the National Transportation Safety Board will determine the probable cause of the accident.

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