Man injured in light aircraft crash in Potchefstroom
A pilot who is believed to be in his 20s sustained serious head injuries when his light aircraft crashed in Potchefstroom in North West on Saturday afternoon.
“At the time of their arrival‚ ER24 paramedics found the man inside of the aircraft that crashed 80 to 100 metres off the runway at Potchefstroom airfield‚” said ER24 spokesperson Annine Dormehl..
She said the man had to be extracted from the plane and was then transported to Mediclinic Potchefstroom for further treatment.
No other details were immediately available.