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Pilot dies in Australia bushfire crash, NSW police say

A plane fighting bushfires in the Australian state of New South Wales has crashed, killing its pilot.

The pilot, who was the only person onboard the aircraft, has not been named but his family have been informed.

New South Wales Police Superintendent Joe Cassar told reporters that paramedics had been to the scene.

  • 24 Oct 2013
  • From the section Asia
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