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Plane crashes in Dawson County
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A single-engine plane crashed on Goodson Road in Dawson County around noon on Sunday. - photo by For the Dawson County News

A single-passenger plane crashed onto the shoulder of Goodson Road in Dawsonville shortly before noon today.

According to Emergency Services Chief Lanier Swafford, the pilot was out of the plane when emergency crews arrived and was conscious and alert. 

The Federal Aviation Administration was en route to the scene as of 1:30 p.m.

Check back at and in Wednesday's edition of the Dawson County News for more updates.