SEBASTIAN, Fla. — Police in Sebastian said an 87-year-old man died Friday after the small plane that he was piloting crashed.
The crash occurred just before 2:45 p.m. at Sebastian Municipal Airport.
The pilot was taken to Sebastian River Medical Center where he was pronounced dead.
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He was the only person aboard the aircraft, which the National Transportation Safety Board said was a Piper PA-32-260.
Police said the investigation is ongoing and will be turned over to the National Transportation Safety Board.
The victim's name has not been released.
No other details were immediately available.