Plane crashes on Kendrick Rd. in Jackson Co.

Published: Apr. 2, 2016 at 10:27 PM CDT|Updated: Apr. 3, 2016 at 1:21 AM CDT
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JACKSON COUNTY, MS (WLOX) - A small plane crashed in a wooded area of northeast Jackson County Saturday evening on Kendrick Rd. near Stateline Rd., sometime after 6 p.m.

According to Emergency Operations Center Deputy Director Terry Jackson, the pilot lost power and had to land in a field.

The pilot, who was the only person on board, suffered minor injuries and was transported to the hospital as a precaution.

Jackson noted that he is very fortunate things turned out the way they did.

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