Update January 12, 2019 4:36 PM
The aircraft involved is a two seat experimental aircraft, the male occupant of the aircraft was deceased at scene, the female was airlifted to Harbor View Hospital in critical condition. The FAA and NTSB have notified and will be assuming the investigation. We would like to thank the South Whidbey Fire District 3 and the Langley Police department for their invaluable assistance.
Media Release January 12. 2019: 12:30 PM
The Sheriff’s Office is at the scene of an aircraft crash near the Langley air park. At this time it appears that there was a pilot and one passenger on the aircraft and we have at least one fatality. The FAA has been notified.
This is still and active scene and we will provide updates when they are available.