Small Plane Crashes and Flips In St. Mary’s River


A small plane went down in St. Mary’s River near Sugar Island Thursday afternoon. OPP were dispatched to Bell’s point campground , U.S. Coast Guard and RCMP Marine assisted in the investigation.

Mike Miceli, a near by boater witnessed the crash of a small float plane. “We saw it coming in and then flipping over, my chum and I got in the boat went over to get him, he was already sitting on the pontoon the plane was completely flipped over”

The pilot was not injured in the incident. The male pilot did not want to comment to media. He was driven away in an SUV shortly after coming to shore and talking to OPP at the scene.