Pilot killed in gyrocopter crash in Polk County

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.

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