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Officials: No injuries in single-engine plane crash in Georgetown Co.

A Cessna 172. This is the type of plane, but not the specific plane that crashed in Georgetown County Thursday. (Photo Source: Google Images) A Cessna 172. This is the type of plane, but not the specific plane that crashed in Georgetown County Thursday. (Photo Source: Google Images)
GEORGETOWN COUTY, SC (WCSC) -

Georgetown County Sheriff's Office says a pilot was uninjured following a plane crash near North Island Thursday afternoon. 

Deputies say a small single-engine airplane with only a pilot on board crashed in Winyah Bay around 1 p.m. The Georgetown County Sheriff's Marine Patrol responded to the scene.

The pilot was rescued with no injuries, officials say. 

The plane was a Cessna 172 according to the Federal Aviation Administration. The FAA and the National Transportation Board were notified of the crash and will investigate the cause of the crash.

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