A 70-year-old man from Saskatchewan is dead, following a plane crash near Sylvan Lake.
RCMP were called to a field 13 kilometres outside of the town at around 1:30 pm Saturday afternoon.
The lone occupant was declared dead on scene.
He has been identified as Mike Paul Chysyk of Saskatoon.
It is still unclear what lead to the crash; Sylvan Lake RCMP, Alberta Transportation Safety Board and the Calgary Medical Examiner’s Office are investigating.