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Small plane crashes in Brevard; no injuries reported

Posted May 30, 2013

— A small plane crashed Thursday evening on the soccer field of Brevard Elementary School in Transylvania County, authorities said.

No one was injured. 

The single-engine Cessna 182 aircraft lost engine power around 4:40 p.m., according to a Federal Aviation Administration spokeswoman.

The pilot – a Fort Walton Beach, Fla., man – took off from the Paulding County Airport in Georgia and was headed to Roanoke, Va. 

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  • carolinaflyboy72 May 31, 2013

    It appears that this plane did not crash. It was simply landed in a soccer field.