Plane Crashes Near Lawrence



One person is injured following a small plane crash just outside the Lawrence city limits. According to the Kansas Highway Patrol, the crash happened around 12:40pm Wednesday, about a half-mile east of E1600 Road. 

Authorities say they believe the plane, a 2005 Kolb Mark 3X fixed single wing airplane, was attempting to take off when it struck a row of trees after leaving the ground.

Authorities say the pilot was taken to KU Med Center for injuries sustained during the crash.

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