Crashed plane missing

2010-02-03 09:45

Pretoria - Authorities are searching for a plane suspected to have crashed in the Magaliesberg Mountains in the Boekenhout area in Pretoria on Wednesday morning, the Civilian Aviation Authority (CAA) said.

"We don't have any details at the moment, they are aware of the accident but they don't have any details," said CAA spokesperson Phindile Gwebu.

"They have dispatched investigators."

Gwebu said the CAA was notified of the accident in the morning.

A police helicopter was helping with the search.