Monday 21 May 2018

WATCH: Elderly pilot escapes serious injury after plane crashed into a tree

Plainville Police Department
Plainville Police Department

A small plane crashed in a car park in Plainville, Connecticut.

The single-engine Cessna was coming into land at Robertson Field Airport when it veered and crashed into a tree in a nearby car park.

The 80-year-old pilot Manfred Forst, who was the only one on board, sustained minor injuries.

The Federal Aviation Administration is investigating the cause of the crash.

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