Pilot seriously injured in New Kent plane crash


NEW KENT COUNTY, Va. (WRIC/WAVY) — The pilot of a small plane was seriously injured Sunday afternoon while trying to land at the New Kent County Airport. 

The single-engine plane was coming in for a landing when the pilot turned to the left and hit some wires, according to Virginia State Police. Troopers were called to the crash at 6901 Terminal Road around 4:12 p.m.

The pilot was rushed to the hospital with serious injuries but is expected to recover.

The cause of the crash is currently under investigation.  

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