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2 Injured In Small Plane Crash In East Tenn.

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Posted at 1:44 PM, Oct 11, 2016
and last updated 2016-10-11 14:57:42-04

Authorities in East Tennessee say a pilot and passenger have suffered minor injuries in a plane crash.

The small plane crashed into the French Broad River in eastern Knox County.

The Knox County sheriff's office says the plane apparently hit a power line before crashing into the river behind a home and across from a cemetery.

The sheriff's office said the pilot and passenger suffered minor injuries.