OCONEE COUNTY, Ga (WSAV) – A plane crash claims multiple lives in Oconee County.
According to the Oconee County Sheriff’s Office, crews responded to reports of a plane crash in a wooded area off of Elder road Tuesday afternoon.
At the scene, crews discovered a small aircraft fully involved in flames.
The Sheriff’s Office believes three people were killed.
Investigators say the debri field is over half a mile wide.
The crash victims have not been identified. Investigators will transport the bodies to the Atlanta GBI crime lab for autopsies and identifying.
A cause of the crash remains under investigation.
The FAA and NTSB continue to investigate.