by Phillip Moyer

LAS VEGAS (KSNV) — A plane has crashed near Boulder City Municipal Airport.

According to Boulder City Public Information Officer Lisa LaPlante, the plane went down near the airport Tuesday afternoon.

The plane, a single-engine CTLS light recreational aircraft, is registered to Henderson resident Miguel S. Giacaman. The flight took off from Boulder City Municipal Airport about 15 minutes before the crash.

Footage of the crash site shows the tail of the airplane broke off.

One person was transported to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. It’s not clear if anybody else was on the plane.

Boulder City Police and Fire are at the scene.