By Sophie Keyes Hoge

LEXINGTON COUNTY, S.C. (WIS) – A single-engine plane has crashed in Lexington County, according to the Federal Aviation Administration.

The FAA says the pilot of a single-engine de Havilland Canada DHC-2 Beaver was attempting to depart from a field near Gilbert, SC when it crashed around 1:40 p.m. Saturday.

Two people were on board, according to the FAA.

The FAA and National Transportation Board say they will continue to investigate the incident.