|Posted by Tim Herron on December 3, 2013 at 2:45 PM|
Plane in Dawsonville crash registered to “Georgia entity”
Authorities have confirmed one death in a small plane crash near Dawsonville, but have not identified the person who was killed as of early Tuesday.
The crash happened Monday at around 7:10 p.m., reports Atlanta Business Chronicle broadcast partner WXIA-TV.
The Federal Aviation Administration says the single-engine Piper Malibu aircraft went down on Auraria Road near Georgia 400.
The plane was headed to DeKalb-Peachtree Airport from Morristown, N.J. Municipal Airport. Air traffic controllers lost contact with the pilot shortly after 7 p.m.
FAA authorities say the aircraft is registered to a "Georgia entity" but the pilot's identity has not been released, WXIA reports.