Small airplane smacks into tree during crash landing in Plainville, Connecticut

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Emergency crews responded to a small plane crash Monday morning in CT parking lot.

He said he was going to breakfast when the 1981 Cessna 172 he was piloting crashed at 11:24 a.m. behind Carling Switch, a business that is adjacent to the airport.

The incident is under investigation by the Federal Aviation Administration.

A CT man is recovering after getting into a plane crash that was caught on security camera. The plane ended up in a parking lot several hundred feet west of the runway; it was right side up, but the right wing appeared to be snapped.

This is the moment an elderly pilot crashed into a tree and survived thanks to a cushioning fall in a CT vehicle park.

Interstate Aviation was renting the plane to Forst at the time, police told the paper.

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He managed to escape serious injury and was admitted to the local Hospital of Central Connecticut with minor injuries.

Crews were looking into a small fuel leak after the plane went down.

He tumbled out of the plane and into a parking lot near the airport.

Frost's crash marks the eighth small plane crash in CT this year.

A total of six people have died as a result of the crashes.

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