An experimental aircraft crashed Monday at the Michael J. Smith Airport in the Carteret County town of Beaufort, according to the Carteret County News-Times.
The newspaper reported that the engine on the plane stalled during takeoff around 11 a.m. Monday, and the plane crashed at the airport with one person was on board.
The Carteret County News-Times says the pilot suffered a broken nose and a cut to his knee, but that was the extent of his injuries. His name was not released.
Viewers with disabilities can get assistance accessing this station's FCC Public Inspection File by contacting the station with the information listed below. Questions or concerns relating to the accessibility of the FCC's online public file system should be directed to the FCC at 888-225-5322, 888-835-5322 (TTY), or firstname.lastname@example.org.