Plane crashes in Lawson

A light plane crashed in Lawson today (Saturday, May 10), narrowly avoiding a home in Sayers Street.

The Gazette understands no occupants of the plane were injured.

Residents reported hearing a loud bang before the crash. One witness reported seeing the pilot deploy the plane's parachute before it went down.

Emergency services were on the scene shortly after the crash.

The scene of the plane crash in Sayers Street, Lawson. Photo: Sarah Wilson.

The scene of the plane crash in Sayers Street, Lawson. Photo: Sarah Wilson.

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