Plane Crash at Felts Field - Spokane, North Idaho News & Weather KHQ.com

First on KHQ.Com: Plane Crash Lands At Felts Field

SPOKANE, Wash. – A Spokane man survived a plane crash at Felts Field after reporting his aircraft lost power shortly after 10 o'clock Tuesday morning. The unidentified pilot was taken to Sacred Heart Medical Center for examination, but authorities said he did not sustain life-threatening injuries.

Aircraft records describe the plane as a Lancair 320 aircraft built in 1999. It is registered to a pilot in the City of Spokane. A helicopter from MedStar happened to be landing at Felts Field during the crash. MedStar officials say they were returning to their base at Felts Field when authorities in the control tower asked medical crews if they could assist at the crash scene.

The Federal Aviation Administration is investigating the cause of the crash.

KHQ Local News Reporter Anthony Gomes contributed to this report.

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