UPDATE: Pilot Dies in Antrim County Plane Crash - Northern Michigan's News Leader

UPDATE: Pilot Dies in Antrim County Plane Crash

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Police tell 9&10 News that a pilot died in plane crash in Antrim County around 8:00 last night.

We have a crew on scene right now, they say the plane is about a mile into the woods off of Mancelona Road in Mancelona.

The Antrim County Sheriff's Office received a call from a family who said a family member had not showed up for a family gathering in Frankfort.

Deputies went to Roger Crawford's home in Lakes of the North in Mancelona. They did not find him at home but a family member said he may have gone flying since he is a pilot.

Deputies searched the area in Lakes of the North with several police agencies and a helicopter.

They found Crawford and his plane in a remote area of Lakes of the North near Crooked Lake Road off C-38.

Crawford was 68-years-old piloting a twin engine Cessna 310B.

Stay with 9&10 News as we continue to bring you the latest updates on this developing story.

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