A Pilot Was Killed When His Small Plane Crashed Near Denver


By Paul Johnson

Douglas County, Colorado (CNN) - A pilot is dead after his small plane crashed in a field about 10 miles from Centennial Airport in Colorado.
The accident happened on Saturday, but the wreckage wasn't found until Sunday.
A ranch hand came across the plane and the pilot's body.
Police say the pilot's girlfriend reported him missing last night.
An airport spokeswoman says it didn't get a distress signal from the plane before the crash.
The NTSB says it will take some time to determine the cause.

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