Man dies in light plane crash at York Town

A 65-year-old man has died after his plane crashed into a private property on Bowens Road, York Town, this morning.

According to Tasmanian Police, emergency services were called to the ultra-light plane crash at 10.10am.

A police spokeswoman said the man, who was the only occupant of the plane, died at the scene. 

She said it was too early to determine a cause, with police and forensic officers still investigating.