Investigations into Timaru plane crash underway

Author
Jacqui Stanford,
Publish Date
Sat, 24 Jan 2015, 7:19AM
Investigations have begun into a light plane crash near Timaru, which has killed two people. (NZ Herald)
Investigations have begun into a light plane crash near Timaru, which has killed two people. (NZ Herald)

Investigations into Timaru plane crash underway

Author
Jacqui Stanford,
Publish Date
Sat, 24 Jan 2015, 7:19AM

Updated 8.02am: The deaths of a pilot and passenger who were on a microlight which went down near Timaru have been referred to the Coroner.

The plane crashed on a farm near Seadown at about 7.30 last night.

Both people on board were found dead at the scene.