Matthew Platt, 38 of Navarre, was killed when the Mustang M2 aircraft he was piloting crashed during takeoff from Runway 18/36 on Sunday morning.

MILTON — A pilot who was killed on Sunday in an aircraft crash at Peter Prince Field has been identified.

Matthew Platt, a 38-year old former resident of Navarre, was killed when the Mustang M2 aircraft he was piloting crashed during takeoff from Runway 18/36.

The crash occurred at 9:40 a.m. Sunday morning, according to a statement from the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA).

According to a press release from the Santa Rosa Sheriff’s Office, Platt was the only occupant of the aircraft.

The National Transportation Safety Board and the FAA are conducting an investigation into the cause of the crash.

More information will be provided as it becomes available.