05/04/2014 12:50 EDT | Updated 07/04/2014 05:59 EDT

Small plane crash claims life of woman in Hants county

A woman is dead after the ultralight plane she was flying crashed in Hants County, N.S., on Sunday afternoon.

RCMP Sgt. Brigdit Leger said the crash was reported to police around 1 p.m. local time.

The pilot who died was the only person in the plane when it crashed.

It happened at the Stanley Airport, located about 22 kilometres northeast of Windsor.