Event Type: Incident
Highest Injury: None
Flight Phase: LANDING (LDG)
FAA Flight Standards District Office: FAA Teterboro FSDO-25
State: New Jersey
AIRCRAFT, EXPERIMENTAL GINNY B, FORCE LANDED IN A FIELD AND FLIPPED OVER, NEAR HARRISONVILLE, NJ
SOUTH HARRISON TOWNSHIP — A small plane crashed into a field in South Harrison Township Saturday afternoon, authorities said.
The private plane overturned, but the pilot had only minor injuries, according to the Gloucester County emergency communications center. He was not taken to the hospital.
The crash was reported near Monroeville and Lincoln Road around 4 p.m.
The Federal Aviation Administration said the plane flipped after it landed while the county emergency response center described the incident as a crash.
"The plane experienced an engine-related problem," the FAA said in a statement.
FAA officials and police were investigating.
Original article can be found here: http://www.nj.com
A pilot was injured after a small aircraft crashed in South Harrison Township, Gloucester County Saturday afternoon.
The aircraft went down and overturned near Monroeville and Lincoln roads.
Responding crews were able to remove the pilot.
Officials have not yet revealed his or her condition.
The pilot was the only person inside the aircraft.
Original article can be found here: http://www.nbcphiladelphia.com