Minor injury after pilot crashes small plane in North Carolina

Source: ABC11.

A pilot has suffered a minor injury after crashing a small plane near Triangle North Executive airport in Louisburg, NC last week.

The pilot of the small aircraft was attempting to land at the airport when they crashed into a series of trees half a mile from the runway.

It was reported by ABC11 that the pilot suffered a shin injury but will not receive treatment in hospital.

The report notes that the pilot was likely to have survived due to a harness.