NEWS Aviation Authorities Investigating Light Plane Crash Near Mareeba

Investigations are being carried out after an engine failure caused a plane crash in Mareebe on Saturday.

Emergency services were called to the Chettle Rd scene in early afternoon, where a pilot crash landed his light aircraft. 

The aircraft is believed to be a Piper Aircraft registered VH-BIQ owned by ROBERTSON, Kaye Lenita according to

The pilot is in a stable condition in hospital.   

-Brendan Grainger