SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (KELO) — KELOLAND News is following a developing story at the Sioux Falls Regional Airport Sunday morning.
Dan Letellier, Executive Director of Sioux Falls Regional Airport (FSD), says the small plane crashed shortly after takeoff around 4 a.m. Sunday morning.
He says the pilot, an adult man, died in the crash. No one else was on board.
The small, twin-engine cargo aircraft was departing from FSD, according to officials.
Our news crew was on scene earlier this morning. Planes were still taking off from the airport as those emergency crews worked the scene.
A tweet from the NTSB Newsroom says they are investigating a crash of a Mitsubishi airplane.
This is a developing story. Stay with KELOLAND News on-air and online for updates.