Winnipeg Free Press - ONLINE EDITION
Posted: 04/25/2013 2:57 PM | Comments: 0
Last Modified: 04/26/2013 11:38 AM | Updates
Two people were injured when a Reis Azuro ultra-light plane crashed in the RM of St. Clements today.
Selkirk RCMP said the male pilot and the female passenger were being treated for non-life threatening injuries.
RCMP said they received a 911 call just after 2 p.m. that an airplane had crashed near Stead Road in the RM of St. Clements.
Emergency crews from the East Beaches Fire Department and paramedics were also dispatched to the crash site.
No cause is known at this point and the Transportation Safety Board of Canada has been called to investigate.
Updated on Thursday, April 25, 2013 at 4:07 PM CDT: updates with police information
4:23 PM: adds photo, corrects type of plane
4:44 PM: Adds map.
April 26, 2013 at 11:38 AM: Replaces map.
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