NOV. 1, 2019 | 1:30 P.M. STUART—Black smoke was spotted near Witham Field where the Stuart Air Show is scheduled to start this afternoon.
Martin County Sheriff’s Office reports an aircraft has crashed at a golf course near the airfield killing the pilot.
the aircraft was recorded in a near vertical dive with now flames or smoke when it hit the ground
An Audi Stuart Air Show spokesperson confirmed a Grumman OV-1 Mohawk that was supposed to be part of the static display crashed at the field.
A photo shows a cloud of black smoke rising near the airfield.