Police: Pilot survived plane crash near Taos

Posted at: 05/10/2013 3:22 PM
Updated at: 05/10/2013 5:22 PM
By: KOB.com Staff

Taos police said a home built plane went down near the Taos Regional Airport Friday morning. When crews arrived on scene, they found the pilot up and walking around.

The pilot, who was the only one on board the plane, was tranported to the hospital with minor injuries.

Police said reports indicate the plane took off and went down about five minutes later. The crash site is about a mile away from the airport near the landfill.

The plan is home built.

The National Transportation Safety Board has been notified of the incident.