Man Lucky To Survive Cessna Plan Crash In Deniliquin

Paramedics attended the scene

Man Lucky To Survive Cessna Plan Crash In Deniliquin Image: NSW Police

A man is lucky to have escaped alive when the light aircraft he was piloting crashed into a field in Deniliquin.

Police say the incident occurred just before 4pm today when the 20-year-old landed in a paddock approximately 1km south of Deniliquin airport.

As the sole occupant, he was able to free himself from the aircraft before emergency services attended the scene.

The man was treated for minor injuries.

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