Plane lands in front yard of NC home

Plane lands in front yard of NC home

Credit: WTVD-TV

Plane lands in the front yard of a home in Granville Co., NC early Friday

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Posted on August 29, 2014 at 7:08 AM

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GRANVILLE COUNTY, N.C. -- A small plane reportedly headed to Elizabeth City, NC crashed in the yard of a home northeast Durham, North Carolina.

 

WTVD-TV reports officials at Raleigh-Durham International Airport were notified around 11:05 p.m. Thursday about a plane having trouble but lost connection with the aircraft. The aircraft was found in the front yard of a home in Granville County around 12:25 a.m. Friday.

The station reports the pilot was taken to Duke Hospital for treatment of some cuts to his head and dizziness. 

WTVD cites FlightAware as showing the pilot left Louisville, Kentucky at 6:13 p.m. Thursday and was headed to Elizabeth City Regional Airport.

 

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