Plane crashes in Rusk County; Pilot is alert

Plane crashes in Rusk County; Pilot is alert
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POSTED: Thursday, May 23, 2013 - 8:38pm

UPDATED: Friday, May 24, 2013 - 10:30pm

Officials with the Rusk County Sheriff's Department tell KETK, a  small plane crashed in Rusk County.

It happened on FM 2011, near County Road 2156D.

Officials tell KETK, the plane clipped tops of trees.

There was no reports of any damage.

The pilot was injured, but at last check, he was alert and talking with emergency crews.

To the best of their knowledge, they tell KETK, only the pilot was in the plane.

The scene has been secured.

Officials are waiting for the Federal Aviation Administration to get to the scene.

They will be investigating.


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So....Who was the pilot? How much investigating is necessary to find out who crashed the plane?

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