LONOKE COUNTY, Ark. – A pilot has died in the Wednesday afternoon crash of a small plane.
It happened around 2:40 p.m. near Hickory Hills Dr., off Lewisburg Rd. in northern Lonoke County, according to the Sheriff’s Office.
The Arkansas Department of Emergency Management (ADEM) reported that the single engine plane went down in a backyard on Hickory Hills Road and caught fire.
The Lonoke County Sheriff’s Office has identified the pilot as Reagan Whitlow, 45, and says he was alone on the plane.
The crash is under investigation.