UPDATE: One dead in plane crash at Faulkner County airport

ARKAVALLEY (KATV) - Faulkner County Sheriff Office reporting at least one dead in a small plane crash near a private airport.

According to Arkavalley airport manager Bill Hooten, Monday morning around 11:20, a pilot aborted the landing of a plane but did not regain control. As the pilot attempted to steady the aircraft, it clipped a tree causing the crash.

The pilot, Chuck Snyder, died from the impact.