November 5, 2019–9:04 a.m.
A pilot died when the gyrocopter he was flying crashed in Polk County on Monday afternoon.
Polk County Police Chief Kenny Dodd told the Atlanta Journal-Constitution that the aircraft crashed in a cotton field between Collard Valley and Wyatt roads about 1:30 p.m.
It’s not clear what led to the crash.
The pilot was from Cumming.