VIDEO: One dead near Mineola after ultra-light aircraft crash

Published on Thursday, 3 October 2013 12:35 - Written by


WOOD COUNTY -- One person is dead after their ultrlight plane crashed near an airport runway in Mineola, according to the Department of Public Safety.

The crash occurred about 200 yards west of the runway. Clayton Neville from KMOO radio reports witnesses say the plane struck a tree and caught fire. He also tells us the victim in the crash is a man.