Plane Stolen from Concord Crashes in Fresno, Pilot Dies [VIDEO]

One person is reported dead after allegedly stealing a single-engine plane from Concord's Buchanan Field.

A plane allegedly stolen from Concord's Buchanan Field was found Sunday after aviation authorities investigated the circumstances of a fatal crash in Fresno.

Click the thumbnail to the right for video of the wreckage.

The Cessna plane reportedly went down in the afternoon around 4 p.m. at the bank of a canal along Highway 99 in Fresno, where the deceased body of an unidentified male was recovered.

The plane's owner told authorities he noticed the plane missing from Buchanan Field Airport on Saturday, but didn't know where it was until aviation authorites contacted him after the crash. 

The Federal Aviation Administration is investigating this case and has not released information on the cause of the crash.


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