VSP investigate a fatal plane crash in Culpeper County

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Virginia State Police (VSP) report by email the investigation of  a fatal plane crash May 17 in Culpeper County.

The small, private aircraft went down in the 13000 block of Spillman Road near Brandy Station in Culpeper County.

The crash occurred at approximately 2:45 p.m.

A news release from Virginia State Police Sgt. Brent Coffey did not identify the pilot, who was the sole occupant and died at the scene.

The Federal Aviation Administration and National Transportation Safety Board were notified, and the crash remains under investigation.

Further details are expected at the end of the investigation.

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