Pilot killed in small plane crash in backyard of New Jersey home

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Saturday, September 12, 2015

ATCO, N.J. -- Officials have released the name of the pilot of a small plane that crashed in the backyard of a home in Atco, New Jersey Saturday afternoon.

65-year-old David Sees of Marlton was killed when his Cessna 150 crashed on the 600 block of Jackson Road in Atco.

Police say Sees was the only person on board.

"He probably was 150 feet from a residence when the plane crashed," said Cormaney.

The plane took off out of Camden County Airport on New Freedom Road in Berlin.

Authorities are still trying to determine what caused the crash.