PALM SPRINGS, Calif. -

Authorities have released the name of the pilot killed in an ultra light plane crash in Whitewater.

Investigators say 50-year-old Charles Ross crashed his plane near Whitewater Canyon Road and the Wildlands Conservancy Trout Farm, just north of Interstate 10 around 7:20 p.m. Saturday night.

Officials said the Lakeview man was the only person on board the aircraft and was pronounced dead at the scene.

The FAA continues to investigate the crash.