TOPPING, Va. (AP) -- State and federal authorities are investigating a single-engine plane crash in Middlesex County that killed the pilot and injured a passenger.
Virginia State Police identified the pilot as 58-year-old Stephen L. Myers of Christiansburg. Sgt. Michelle Anaya says that the 1968 Cessna 150 crashed shortly before 5 p.m. Sunday in Topping.
Anaya says a passenger was taken to a hospital for treatment of injuries. The passenger wasn't identified. State police and the Federal Aviation Administration are investigating the crash.