Police: One person killed after experimental plane crashes in Titusville

TITUSVILLE, Fla. — Titusville Police confirmed that one person was killed after an experimental plane crashed Thursday afternoon.

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Officers responded to a report of a plane crash at the Space Coast Regional Airport just before 4 p.m.

Officials said the amateur-built Velocity RG crashed near the runway and burst into flames, killing the pilot.

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There were no other injuries reported.

The NTSB and Titusville police are investigating the cause of the crash.

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See a map of the crash location below:

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