Pilot dies in crash
An airplane pilot died Thursday after his aircraft crashed in a cotton field in rural Mexicali, according to media reports.
The incident was reported on a parcel located between Ciudad Morelos and Ejido Pachuca.
According to the reports, the pilot was fumigating the area when his aircraft struck overhead power lines.
The pilot was identified as Juan Francisco Iñiguez González, 55.
Firefighters arrived at the scene to find the aircraft engulfed in flames. They were unable to extract the pilot.