Andrews County News

A single engine aircraft crashed while attempting a landing this morning at the Andrews County Airport, according to authorities.

The pilot, who is from Minnesota, sustained non-life threatening injuries and was transported to Permian Regional Medical Center.

Authorities said the crash occurred at around 10:30 a.m. when the single engine aircraft was coming in for a landing and stalled out just over the runway. The plane then bounced off the runway and flipped over onto its top.

The pilot was able to walk to the ambulance and was expected to be released from PRMC today.

The Texas Department of Public Safety is on scene investigating the crash, while representatives from the Federal Aviation Administration are enroute.