Dad, son in plane crash

2010-06-11 18:43

Johannesburg - A light aircraft with two people on board crashed near Elliotdale in the Eastern Cape on Friday, SABC News reported.

Eastern Cape Disaster Management spokesperson John Fobian said the aircraft plunged into a gorge.

The pilot, who was with his son, sustained minor injuries.

Fobian said early indications were that the crash might have been caused by pilot error, but there would be further investigations to confirm the cause of the accident.