Plane crashes into Lake Thurmond, only pilot is aboard

MCDUFFIE COUNTY, GA (WFXG) - A small plane crashed into Lake Strom Thurmond this evening. The pilot was only one aboard and FOX 54 is told he has no injuries reported.

A park attendant at Big Hart Campground in Thomson told us that boaters picked the pilot out of the water and transported him to the Big Hart boat ramp. The plane sunk to the bottom of the lake.

The cause of the crash is not yet determined.

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