A small plane crashes between Francofonte and Lentini and catches fire: 2 dead
A small plane crashed in the Syracuse area: the plane caught fire in the crash. The two people who were on board died. The accident occurred in the countryside between Francofonte and Lentini. On the spot the police, with staff from the mobile team of the Police Headquarters of Syracuse, and firefighters.
The crashed aircraft is a Tecnam P2002. He had taken off for a training flight from the Catania aeroclub with an expert instructor and a young student on board. They were flying over the Siracusan countryside when, for reasons under investigation, it suddenly lost altitude and crashed, crashing to the ground. Inspectors from the National Flight Safety Agency and the National Civil Aviation Authority went to the site to investigate the case. The Prosecutor of Syracuse has opened an investigation.
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