One dead in small plane crash at Wellington dog park

4:10 PM, Feb 17, 2014   |    comments
One person was killed when a single engine plane crashed into a Wellington lake. Photo courtesy WFOR CBS4
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WEST PALM BEACH, Florida (CBSMiami) - One person was killed when a single engine plane crashed into a Wellington lake.

The crash happened just before 1 p.m. near Greenbriar Boulevard in Aero Club, a private aeronautical community.

Palm Beach County sheriff's deputies and paramedics raced to the scene after receiving word that a plane had gone down.

CBS WFOR's Chopper 4 flew over the scene and found the plane partially submerged at the edge of a lake, its tail above the water line.

Police have not identified the person who died. The cause of the crash is under investigation. 

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