The pilot of a small plane is dead after a crash on a farm near Rocanville, Sask.

Around 6:15 p.m. on July 8, 2016, Moosomin RCMP responded to a call of a small aircraft crash on a farm.

The pilot, a 22-year-old man, was pronounced dead at the scene by the coroner. His name hasn't been released.

The federal Transportation Safety Board has taken over the investigation from the RCMP.