Plane crashes on landing in Upstate; 3 escape injury

WSPA Staff

A small plane crashed Sunday in Campobello just after 7:30 p.m.  The crash happened at 9416 Highway 11, near Interstate 26.

According to officials with the Campobello Fire Department, three people were on the aircraft.

They managed to escape with only minor injuries.  One teenage girl was taken to Spartanburg Medical Center.


Officials say the engine sputtered and the plane lost power before crashing in the field.

The single-engine plane is registered to and address on Dickson Rd. in Inman, Spartanburg County.

Lt. Kevin Bobo with the Spartanburg County Sheriff’s Office says officials have been in touch with the Atlanta office of the Federal Aviation Administration.

The FAA is expected to send investigators to the scene Monday.

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