Small plane crashes in Guyana; 3 injured
Jan. 11, 2014
GEORGETOWN, Guyana (AP) — A small plane has crashed in the South American country of Guyana, injuring three people.
Civil aviation chief Zulfikar Mohamed says the Cessna 206 crashed Saturday while taking off from a small airport near the capital of Georgetown. He says one passenger is seriously injured.
Authorities say the plane was taking three passengers and cargo to a rural southwest mining community.
Mohamed says the crash is under investigation.