SACRAMENTO (CBS13) — The pilot of a small aircraft that crashed into the backyard of a home in Rio Linda has died, according to Sacramento authorities.
The aircraft reportedly went down around 3 p.m. on Thursday afternoon in the area of 28th Street, Sacramento Metro Fire said.READ MORE: A's, Giants Players Locked Out As MLB Owners Vote To Trigger First Work Stoppage Since 1995
Initially, it was reported that one patient was being treated at the scene and their condition was unknown.READ MORE: San Francisco Suspends Cannabis Tax To Combat Illegal Marijuana Sales
The Sacramento County Sheriff’s Department confirmed that the pilot was killed in the crash shortly after 4 p.m.MORE NEWS: World AIDS Day: Santa Clara Health Officials Reflect On 4 Decades Battling HIV, Lessons Applied To COVID-19
No fire was sparked by the crash.