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. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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