23 June, 2021
Fatal plane crash at Peachester
Two people died following a plane crash at Peachester late on Wednesday (June 23).
A multi-agency search was launched at about 5.30pm when it was reported overdue in returning to Maroochydore airport.
Preliminary inquiries indicated the plane crashed in bushland along Commissioners Flat Road and was discovered at about 8.30pm.
Two male occupants of the plane, aged 46 and 30, were discovered deceased at the scene.
Investigations are continuing.