by: Nathaniel Puente

WESLACO, Texas (KVEO) — Two aircraft crashed in the air and landed in a field in Weslaco on Tuesday.

The Weslaco Police Department responded to a mid-air collision around 6 p.m. on Tuesday near Mid Valley Airport.

According to police, both pilots were conscious and were transported to the hospital for medical evaluation.

This is an active investigation. More information will be made available when provided.