Plane Crash in Western Maine

Updated 6 years ago

Officials from the federal aviation administration will be in Chesterville Wednesday, investigating a plane crash that took place Tuesday afternoon.One person was hurt when a float plane overshot it’s landing on Egypt Pond and crashed into the woods.62-year-old Parker H. Tyler from Skowhegan was flying the float plane when it overshot its landing on Egypt Pond and crashed into the woods.Tyler was the only person on board the single-engine plane: he received only minor injuries.The county emergency management director, a couple fire departments, and an ambulance service responded to the crash along with members of the sheriff’s office.