• BREAKING NEWS ABC shows live and on-demand -- Download the WATCH ABC app!

Pilot seriously injured in plane crash

October 1, 2008 4:49:45 AM PDT
A pilot is seriously injured after his plane crashed at Fullerton Municipal Airport on Tuesday.Police said the single engine Cessna had just taken off when it veered left and crashed into the ground at around 6:30 p.m.

The 59-year-old man was taken to UCI Medical Center and is expected to survive.

No one else was in the plane, and no one on the ground was injured.

The FAA plans to continue its investigation on the cause of the crash on Wednesday.


- Get more local news headlines from Orange County
- Have a news tip? Send your tips, video, or pictures