Second person dies after Wonderboom plane crash

File: Paramedics and emergency services staff gather at the scene of a plane crash at Wonderboom, in northern Pretoria on Tuesday. Photo: AFP / Stringer

JOHANNESBURG - A second person has died following Tuesday's plane crash near Wonderboom airport in Pretoria. 

The Civil Aviation Authority confirmed the person died in hospital on Wednesday morning.

VIDEO: Wonderboom plane crash leaves 1 dead, scores injured

Officials say the person had been seriously injured after the aircraft crashed into a factory

Approximately seventeen others were hurt in the incident.

The plane was due to be flown to the Aviodrome air museum after reportedly being renovated at Wonderboom airport.

Early reports suggest the two pilots are from the Netherlands and Australia.

The plane was apparently doing a test flight with Wonderboom staff onboard when it crashed.


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