Two injured when plane crashes into Lake Palestine

Published on Friday, 4 July 2014 16:17 - Written by

Two people were injured when a six-wing multi-engine plane crashed into Lake Palestine near the Berryville Air Strip this afternoon.

Texas Department of Public Safety trooper Jean Dark said pilot Gary Buster, 56, of Frankston, and passenger Aaron Buster, 31, of Greenville were rescued and transported by ambulance to East Texas Medical Center in Tyler. The two were in a 1956 Cessna 310.

Trooper Dark said she has no information abour their injury status. The Federal Aviation Adminstration has been called in to assist with the investigation.