Plane crashes in Lake Gladewater

Plane crashes in Lake Gladewater

GLADEWATER, TX (KLTV) - A plane was found in Lake Gladewater this morning.

Officials responded Saturday morning to get the ultra-light plane out of the water.

Gladewater Fire Department, Gladewater Police Department, Upshur County Sheriff's Office, Texas State Troopers, and Champion EMS were all on the scene.

The Gladewater Fire Department stated that the pilot is okay and only has minor injuries.

The plane is registered to a Gladewater man. It is classified as "experimental" and "amateur-built."

The plane is now out of the water.

The Texas Department of Public Safety and the Federal Aviation Administration are investigating the incident.

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