PORT ELIZABETH – A small aircraft crashed and burst into flames in Port Elizabeth on Monday afternoon.

One person has been confirmed dead by police.



Emergency services rushed to the scene of the crash in the Baakens Valley in Port Elizabeth on Monday.




An ANA reporter saw the small plane circling in the Baakens Valley shortly before 3pm.



Moments later a cloud of black smoke could be seen just below the ridgeline of the valley.



  • Editor’s Note: This is a developing story and will be updated as more information becomes available. 

(Additional reporting by eNCA.)


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