BUCHANAN COUNTY, Mo. — A 65-year-old man was killed Saturday after a single-engine ultralight aircraft crashed in a field in Buchanan County.

Randal K. Reynolds, of St. Joseph, was the only occupant of the aircraft.

The crash happened around 3 p.m. Saturday about four miles south of St. Joseph, west of Route JJ.

The Missouri State Highway Patrol, Buchanan County Sheriff’s Department and emergency rescue personnel responded to the crash, according to a news release from the MSHP.

Reynolds was pronounced dead at the scene.

The MSHP and the Buchanan County Sheriff’s Department will continue investigating.