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Man walks away from small plane crash in Washington County

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A small plane crashed just south of the Hurricane Airport in Washington County, Utah on Friday, September 3, 2021. (Photo: Hurricane City Police Department)

Police were called to the scene of a small plane crash in Southern Utah. When they arrived, they found the pilot alive and well, outside the aircraft.

The crash happened around 11:20 am. Friday, just south of the Hurricane Airport in Washington County.

Officials from the Hurricane City Police Department responded to a field near the airport where the plane landed.

They said the 70-year-old pilot from Colorado was outside, standing near the plane.

Paramedics responded to the scene and examined the man. They found him to be uninjured and okay.

The cause of the crash was under investigation, but officials said they believed it was pilot error.

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