An investigation is underway after a man died in a light aircraft crash in County Mayo yesterday.
The plane came down in a field outside Ballina just after 6pm yesterday.
The pilot, a local man in his forties, was the only occupant of the aircraft.
The scene, between Ballina and Bonniconlon, has been sealed off to allow examination by a team from the Air Accident Investigation Unit.
A man has died in a light aircraft crash just outside Ballina in Mayo.
Plane came down just after 6pm this evening
— Barry Whyte (@BarryWhyte85) May 4, 2018
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