Plane crash leaves one dead

A tragic discovery at a Kentucky airport.

27 NEWSFIRST has learned a man flying in from a training class, has crashed and died in Washington County.

The manager at the Lebanon, Springfield Airport in Washington County says a man's plane was found around 4:30 PM this afternoon.

He says it appears the pilot crashed between 9:00 and 10:00 PM last night, about three fourths of a mile short of the runway.

He says the victim was a flight instructor at the airport.

27 NEWSFIRST has a crew at the scene. We'll have the latest tonight at 11.