By James Peters

Emergency crews are on the scene of a small aircraft crash at Kamloops Airport.

In a post to social media, Kamloops Airport (YKA) says the crash involved a small private aircraft. It can be seen sitting damaged on the airport’s runway.

YKA says the pilot was taken to hospital in stable condition.

The runway is closed for inspection and cleanup, but YKA says the incident is not expected to impact scheduled flight operations.

There is no word what caused the crash.