Plane crashes in Caldwell County

LENOIR, N.C.– Emergency crews responded to a plane crash Sunday evening in Lenoir.

Photo courtesy of the Caldwell Journal.

Photo courtesy of the Caldwell Journal.

Officials say the plane crash happened in the 900 block of Blue Sky Lane in Lenoir.

One person was extricated from the plane by Valmead Fire Department, according to Caldwell County Emergency Services.   They were then transported to Memorial Hospital to be flown to Carolinas Medical Center.

There is no word on the condition of the pilot.

The FAA is conducting an investigation into the crash.