1 dead in crash at St. Pete-Clearwater airport

Posted at 5:14 PM, Sep 30, 2015
and last updated 2015-09-30 17:14:21-04
A pilot was killed Wednesday after his plane crashed at St. Pete-Clearwater International Airport.
The crash occurred about 11:45 a.m.  as the twin-engine Comanche aircraft veered from a runway while practicing landing and takeoff, according to the airport. It crashed into grass just off the runway.
The pilot was the only person on board at the time.