Ultralight plane crashes in Covert Township, victims identified
COVERT TOWNSHIP, Mich. -- A small ultralight plane crashed on the beach at Covert Township Park in Michigan.
The single propeller plane went down around 1 p.m. Friday.
Both passengers were transported to area hospitals.
The plane took off from Cassopolis.
There were 30-40 people on the beach at the time of the accident.
The FAA is on its way to investigate.
The pilot has been identified as 42-year-old Timothy Scott Feathers of Cassopolis.
The passenger has been identified as Dillen Smith, 15-year-old of South Bend.