2 die after plane bursts into flames
Two people died after the light two-seater aircraft they were travelling in crashed and burst into flames in Phalaborwa, Limpopo.
“It departed from [the] Phalaborwa airfield. Just after it took off, it crashed,” police spokesperson Lieutenant Colonel Ronel Otto said.
“It also burst into flames.”
She said a man, aged 42, and another, aged 60, died in the crash early today.
Civil aviation authorities would investigate the cause of the crash.