Flight instructor killed, 1 injured in plane crash in New Milford

1 Dead, 2 Injured in Conn. Small Plane Crash

A flight instructor is dead and two people are injured after a plane from Danbury Municipal Airport crashed at Candlelight Farms Airport, officials said. The man was taken to Danbury Hospital by ambulance.

The third person on the plane was 44-year-old Peter Jellen, of NY, who was seriously injured but able to walk from the crash to a nearby home and call for help, police said. The co-pilot was pronounced dead at the scene.

"I saw a middle aged man, he was sitting on a stone wall and he was bleeding [on his head] and he looked dazed, just kind of staring off into space", said Maria Conte, an eyewitness. Their identities have not been released at this time.

The FAA said that the plane that crashed is a Cessna C-172.

This is the second deadly crash involving Danbury-based Arrow Aviation in a matter of weeks. Police say the person who died at the scene was the instructor and another person suffered "very critical" injuries.

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Preliminary results of that investigation showed that the plane piloted by Stern began to lose altitude shortly after take off.

"We're not able to talk about it", she said.

There have been a number of small plane crashes in CT this year.

The Litchfield County Dispatch says the Sharon Fire Department, and ambulances from Sharon and Bridgewater all responded to Green Pond Road and Border Lane.

New Milford police, the NTSB and the FAA are investigating.

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