Pilot receives minor injuries during small plane crash in Elberton, Ga.


ELBERTON, Ga. (WSPA) – One person was taken to the hospital following a small plane crash Thursday afternoon in Elberton. 

According to WSGA Radio, the crash happened just before 2 p.m. in the wooded area of Brewers Bridge Road near the intersection of Kathwood Drive Extension. 

The 82-year-old pilot was taken by EMS to Piedmont Athens Regional Medical Center for minor injuries, according to WSGA Radio. 

The Federal Aviation Administration, Elbert County Sheriff’s Office, Elberton Police Department, Elbert County Fire Department, Elbert County Emergency Management Agency and EMS will continue to investigate the crash. 

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