Three people including a 16-year-old school girl have been killed in a horror light plane crash at Suttontown in South Australia.
The small plane crashed into a paddock near the intersection of Walker Road and Sunnybrae Road just before 10.30am on Wednesday 28 June.
In a statement, South Australia police confirmed the pilot, a 78-year-old man from Mt Barker and two passengers, a 43-year-old woman and 16-year-old girl, both from Mt Gambier died on impact.
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A major investigation into the crash is underway.
Outpouring of grief for 16-year-old Emily Redding, her mother Tracy and pilot Grant Gilbert who died in a plane crash near Mount Gambier. pic.twitter.com/LSmTkR2Ann
— 7 News Adelaide (@7NewsAdelaide) June 29, 2017