Small plane crashes, Ran out of gas

NEW KENT, VA (WWBT) - The pilot who crashed his small plane in New Kent County earlier this week is out of the hospital.

State police say William Lackey's plane ran out of gas Tuesday morning.

He tried to land in a field, but instead hit several trees and came down behind a home on Quaker Road.

Lackey was the only person on board.

He was on his way from Massachusetts to North Carolina.

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