Pilot in Laurel hospital after crashing his plane onto Smith hig - WDAM-TV 7-News, Weather, Sports-Hattiesburg, MS

Pilot in Laurel hospital after crashing his plane onto Smith highway

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SMITH COUNTY, MS (WDAM) - The pilot of a single-engine plane was transported to South Central Regional Medical Center in Laurel Saturday night after being injured while making an emergency landing during a storm in Smith County.  

Authorities said his Cessna aircraft flipped after crash-landing on Highway 28 near Mize. 

Officials said the pilot had minor injuries and they said he was flying from Atlanta to Houston when he got caught in the storm. 

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