Plane crash in Sandia

Staff Writer
Alice Echo News Journal
Alice Echo News Journal

SANDIA - First responders are investigating a plane crash that happened at the a private airfield on Farm-to-Market 70 Wednesday morning.

Early reports from investigators on scene said that the pilot was able to escape unharmed.

The elderly pilot was taken to a Corpus Christi hospital for precaution.

According to sources, the small plane may have hit something during take off causing the pilot to lose control. He may have also clipped a tree.

The accident is still under investigation.

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