Small plane crashes in Dawson County, north of Atlanta
DAWSONVILLE, Ga. (AP) – Authorities say a small airplane has crashed in the Dawsonville area, north of Atlanta.
The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports that the single-engine plane crashed into a tree line along a Dawson County road on Sunday.
Federal Aviation Administration spokeswoman Kathleen Bergen tells The Associated Press that the pilot was the only person on board when it struck a tree on the shoulder of Goodson Road.
Bergen said the plane is a Ercoupe 415-C aircraft.
The condition of the pilot was not immediately known.
Dawsonville is about 50 miles north of Atlanta.
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