Small Plane Crashes In Lawrence County

Posted: 5:37 PM, May 22, 2016
Updated: 2016-05-22 20:00:39-04

A small aircraft has crashed after takeoff from the Lawrenceburg-Lawrence County Airport.

The incident happened when the plane crashed into a field upon departure around 1:30 p.m. Sunday.

Authorities with the Federal Aviation Administration said the STOL CH750 light sport utility aircraft had two people on board.

Their identities had not been released. No word had been given on any possible injuries.

The crash was being investigated by the FAA and the National Transportation Safety Board.