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Man falls from plane in Wesley Chapel

A man is dead after falling out of a plane during an air show in Land O’ Lakes, officials said.

According to the Pasco County Sheriff’s Office the man fell from the plane during a maneuver at the Festival of Flight near the top of the Tampa Executive Airport. (Plane that person fell from is pictured above)

The festival was taking place at the Tampa North Flight Center near I75 and State Road 54. The man landed in the Grand Oaks subdivision in Wesley Chapel. He died at the scene. Witnesses say the man fell in to a tree.

The pilot landed the plane safely at Tampa Executive Airport.

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