VIDEO: Connecticut plane crashes into tree and flips, pilot OK

The pilot had minor injuries after crashing his plane in a Connecticut parking lot (Plainville Police Photo)
The pilot had minor injuries after crashing his plane in a Connecticut parking lot (Plainville Police Photo)

PLAINVILLE, Conn. (NBC News) — One person was injured after a small plane crashed in a Connecticut parking lot Monday morning, and security video caught it on tape.

Plainville police say the 1981 Cessna 172 crashed behind a business near the airport.

Officials say the pilot, 79-year-old Manfred Frost, was taken to an area hospital with minor injuries. Frost told local affiliate WVIT that he was going to breakfast when the plane crashed.

The FAA is investigating the crash.

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