Pilot received minor injuries
Nawaf Ali H. Alwazzan, 25, of Parkland said the wind shoved the Cessna 172 through a barbed-wire fence before one of the plane’s wings hit a palm tree, the report said.
Martin Co. Cessna plane crash
MARTIN COUNTY — Martin County Sheriff's Office deputies are responding to a plane crash in western Martin County.
About 11:30 a.m. Monday, deputies received a call about a crash in the 27000 block of Southwest Warfield Boulevard.
The pilot sustained minor injuries and two other people on board were unharmed, said Martin County Fire Rescue spokesman Bill Schobel.
The plane is described as a single engine Cessna, Schobel said.
The Federal Aviation Administration has been notified of the crash. FAA investigators from Orlando are traveling to the crash, said Sheriff's Office spokeswoman Christine Christofek.
No further information was available.