A pilot of a light aircraft died when his plane crashed in a tree-lined suburban street near Melbourne, Australia.
The plane crash incident occurred in the suburb of Mordialloc. It is about 25km from the center of Australia’s second city. According to police, no-one other than the pilot has hurt by the crash.
An eyewitness reported that a trail of fire on the road near the burning wreckage can see. Meanwhile, overhead power cables also brought down by the crash.
The crash on Mordialloc’s Scarlet Street took place less than 1km (0.62 miles) from a small airfield. The aircraft was a single-engine Cessna 172 aircraft. The Australian Transport Safety Bureau said that it is also conducting an investigation into the cause of the crash.
Police officer Belinda Batty said in a statement that “One person is confirmed deceased inside the aircraft, believed to be the only occupant. There are no reports of any other injuries”.
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