A 52-year-old man from Switzerland, who was an occupant of a small plane that crashed in Happy Valley-Goose Bay Wednesday morning, died in hospital late that afternoon.
The aircraft’s other occupant, a 45-year-old woman also from Switzerland, remains in serious condition. Police say the personally-owned aircraft departed Nashua, New Hampshire earlier this week.
The Office of the Chief Medical Examiner is engaged.
Happy Valley-Goose Bay RCMP continues to work in consultation with the Transportation Safety Board and the investigation into the cause of the crash is continuing.