Pilot killed in Somerset crash identified

Officials have identified the pilot killed after his plane crashed into the woods in Somerset County earlier this week.

Officials have identified the pilot killed after his plane crashed into the woods in Somerset County earlier this week. (9/12/15)

SOMERSET - Officials have identified the pilot killed after his plane crashed into the woods in Somerset County earlier this week.

The body of 62-year-old Philip Clements was found near Somerset Airport Thursday, two days after the plane had taken off from the airport.

Clements' family says the Chester Township man was an avid outdoorsman who loved to fly and had a pilot's license since he was a teenager.

The FAA and the NTSB are investigating the crash.

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