Hillview, KY - Posted by Charles Gazaway - email
HILLVIEW, KY (WAVE) – Emergency crews are on the scene of small plane crash in northern Bullitt County. The plane, with two people onboard, crashed along Tanyard Springs Boulevard near Preston Highway around 3 p.m.
According to Les Bandy, deputy director of Bullitt County Emergency Management, the plane was trying to land at the Blue Lick Airport when it suffered some type of failure. It landed upright in a field in a subdivision.
There were no injuries to either of the people onboard and no one on the ground was hurt.
According to FAA website, the plane, a Champion Aeronca 7HC, is registered to a Louisville resident, George C. Baumler. It is not know if Baumler was aboard the aircraft at the time of the crash.
The FAA and NTSB are expected to investigate the crash.