Airplane Crashes on Bank of Escambia River

August 13, 2019

Jay, FL – According to Sgt. Rich Aloy with the Santa Rosa County Sheriffs Office, a small aircraft crashed just west of Jay, FL.

At approximately 1:00 pm, Deputies with the Santa Rosa County Sheriff’s Office responded to a single airplane crash near the end of Oil Plant Road in Jay.

The pilot, who was airlifted by a US Coast Guard helicopter crew due to the remote area of the crash site, was taken to a local area hospital. There were no others  on board the aircraft.

This story will be updated as soon as further information is available.

Photos courtesy of Jay Volunteer Fire Department Jay Fl.

Area of plane crash at the end of Oil Field Rd.

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