Pilot dies in Wilcox crop duster crash

FAA and NTSB investigating Tuesday morning fatal plane crash

PINEVIEW, GA – One person is dead after a single engine plane crash Tuesday morning in Wilcox County.

EMA Director Larry Brown says it happened shortly after 9 am and appears the aircraft struck power lines and crashed shortly afterward.

The FAA says the plane was crop-dusting a nearby field when the mishap occurred.

The pilot was the only person aboard, he has yet to be identified.