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Police investigating plane crash in Stafford

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STAFFORD, VA (WWBT) -

Virginia State Police are investigating a plane crash in Stafford County.

The crash happened around 5:33 p.m. Monday. According to police, an experimental aircraft was taxiing on the runway of the Stafford Regional Airport when it unintentionally lifted off and flew over the Centreport Parkway. It then crash-landed into an embankment near the southbound lanes of I-95 at mile marker 137.

The pilot, Roberta Boucher, 62, was transported to the hospital with serious but non-life-threatening injuries.

Traffic on I-95 South was closed in the area until around 6 p.m.

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