HEMET (CBSLA) – A pilot flying a small airplane was fatally injured Saturday morning after crashing shortly after takeoff at Hemet-Ryan Airport.
According to the Hemet Fire Department, there was one male on the plane when it crashed on the runway right after departure around 10:30 a.m. near 4710 West Stetson Avenue.READ MORE: LAPD Motorcycle Officer Taken To Hospital After Crash
The plane was reported to be a twin-engine AirCam.READ MORE: 23-Year-Old Charged With Molesting Woman in Santa Ana Store
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The Federal Aviation Administration and National Transportation Safety Board were investigating the crash.