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Small plane crashes in Carroll County, no life-threatening injuries

A small plane, carrying four people on board, crashed in Carroll County Thursday afternoon.

Posted: Jul 4, 2019 5:34 PM

VAIDEN, Miss. (WTVA) - A small plane, carrying four people on board, crashed in Carroll County Thursday afternoon.

Minor and non-life-threatening injuries were reported, according to the Carroll County Sheriff’s Department.

Emergency responders rushed to the scene at approximately 2 p.m. in the Vaiden area.

Two adults and two children occupied the single-engine plane, reports the sheriff's department.

The pilot was transported from the scene with non-life-threatening injuries, and the three other occupants were transported to a local hospital with minor injuries, according to the Carroll County Sheriff’s Department.

The sheriff's department reports the plane departed from a Winona airport and was trying to land on a private airstrip when the crash happened.

The crash is under investigation.

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