Experimental plane crash kills 1 in Oklahoma

BURNS FLATS, Okla., Aug. 6 (UPI) — A small experimental airplane crashed in Oklahoma on Saturday, killing the lone person aboard, according to multiple media reports.

KOTV-Tusla, Okla., reported the victim, Scotty Wilson of Tulsa, was killed when his experimental airplane crashed near Burns Flats, Okla., around 8:30 a.m. local time.

The Washita County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the incident. A member of an aviation group with Wilson said he had died in the crash, a fact confirmed by the Oklahoma Highway Patrol.

A Facebook page for the group described the experimental aircraft as a Bugatti 100p.

The cause of the crash remains under investigation.

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