Maggie Gilroy and Ashley Biviano, Binghamton Press & Sun-Bulletin

One person is dead following a plane crash Monday morning near the Tri Cities Airportin Endicott, police said.

Endicott police said the crash occurred at 11:18 a.m.

The pilot, who was the victim, was operating a single-engine airplane. His name will not be released, police said, until his next of kin is notified.

New York State Police and Broome County Sheriff’s employees were at the scene. The Federal Aviation Administration and National Transportation and Safety Board were en route Monday.

Authorities were congregated on and near the train tracks close to the airport.