FD: 1 killed in crash of experimental plane south of Valley

MARICOPA, AZ - Authorities are investigating a plane crash south of the Valley.

FAA spokesman Ian Gregor said an experimental Sabrena Dragonfly crashed around 6 p.m. Sunday at Ak-Chin Regional Airport.

Rural Metro Fire Department spokesman Colin Williams said the first paramedics on the scene found the male victim was receiving CPR from Pinal County Sheriff's Office deputies.

The victim was pronounced deceased at the scene.

Gregor said the accident will be investigated by the FAA and NTSB.

The airport is located between Casa Grande and Maricopa.

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