Ontario pilot dies in plane crash in a southern Alberta field: RCMP
August 30, 2023 By The Canadian Press
CLARESHOLM, Alta. — Mounties say an Ontario woman is dead after a plane crashed in a southern Alberta field.
RCMP say emergency crews responded to a call Monday of a plane crash near Claresholm, Alta., about 130 kilometres south of Calgary.
They say the pilot was a 24-year-old woman from London, Ont., and the only person in the plane.
RCMP say the woman was flying a Cessna 152.
They say she was declared dead at the scene.
RCMP say Transport Canada is investigating the cause of the crash.
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