LAKEPORT (CBS SF) – Authorities in Lake County said a pilot has died in a plane crash on the shores of Clear Lake on Thursday.
Around 11:45 a.m., the Lake County Sheriff’s Office tweeted that crews from multiple agencies were responding to a crash in south Lakeport around Konocti Vista.READ MORE: Thieves Target License Plates in San Francisco; Rack Up Parking Tickets
About an hour later, deputies announced that the aircraft was found along the shoreline in south Lakeport. The pilot was declared dead at the scene.READ MORE: Fans Remember Betty White With Challenge To Fund Animal Shelters
No additional details of the crash were immediately available. The pilot’s identity will be withheld pending notification of next of kin.MORE NEWS: Stockton Woman Fatally Shot Over The Weekend
Deputies said the investigation into the crash is ongoing.