One Dead in Plane Crash at Florida’s Lakeland Linder Airport

A pilot died in a plane crash at Florida’s Lakeland Linder Airport on Saturday, according to Polk County Fire Rescue.

Officials told WLFA no one else was involved in the incident. Authorities have not yet revealed the model of the plane, which burst into flames at the airport.

The identity of the pilot has not yet been released.

The National Transportation Safety Bureau and the Federal Aviation Administration will investigate the crash.

Please check back with NBC 6 for updates to this developing story.