Pilot seriously injured in small plane crash in Cheatham County

By: AP
By: AP
Authorities say a pilot was seriously injured when his small plane crashed in Cheatham County.

Courtesy: WTVF

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) -- Authorities say a pilot was seriously injured when his small plane crashed in Cheatham County.

The plane crashed around 3:30 p.m. Sunday in Henrietta, Tennessee.

Officials told the TV station the pilot is expected to be OK, but received burns on 40 percent of his body. He was airlifted to a nearby hospital for treatment.

The name of the pilot has not been released. The cause of the crash is still under investigation.


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