Fatal crop duster crash in central Louisiana
CHENEYVILLE, La. (AP) — A crop duster crashed Tuesday onto the ramp of the Cheneyville exit on Interstate-49, killing the pilot, authorities said.
Louisiana State Police said the crash happened about noon, news outlets reported. The National Transportation Safety Board listed the plane as an Air Tractor AT-502.
The name of the pilot, the plane’s sole occupant, has not been released.
The NTSB is investigating with assistance from the Federal Aviation Administration.