Plane crashes at Greene County airport

XENIA, Ohio (WDTN) – The FAA is currently investigating a small plane crash at the Greene County – Lewis A. Jackson Regional Airport.

Emergency crews were called to the airport at 140 North Valley Road after a plane veered off the runway and crashed.

Investigators said Sunday night the pilot preparing to take off when the plane’s propellers struck an object causing it to the stray from the runway.

First responders said the male pilot was not injured. He was taking part in a training program.

As of now, investigators do not believe it to be a case of pilot error.

The Greene County – Lewis A. Jackson Regional Airport is expected to open Monday morning.

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