Pilot Killed in Small Plane Crash in Ventura County

An 82-year-old pilot was killed in a small plane crash in the Ventura County mountains on Saturday, officials said.

The crash took place in the south mountain area of Santa Paula, Ventura County Fire Department spokesman Pete Jensen said.

Officials said it appears there was only one person inside the plane at the time of the crash. He was identified as James Breeding.

No further details were immediately available.

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