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Pilot seriously injured after plane crash in New Kent

Updated: Aug. 26, 2018 at 5:23 PM EDT
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NEW KENT, VA (WWBT) - The pilot of a single-engine Cessna plane is recovering after being seriously injured during a plane crash in New Kent County.

Virginia State Police were called around 4:12 p.m. to 6901 Terminal Road.

Police say the plane was coming in for a landing, but just before touching down the pilot veered to the left striking some guide wires.

The pilot was taken to the hospital with serious but non-life threatening injuries.

The FAA has been notified.

The cause of the crash remains under investigation.

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