Pilot injured in Puslinch plane crash

PUSLINCH – The Transportation Safety Board (TSB) of Canada is looking into a plane crash here that left the pilot injured.

On June 22 at about 11:35am, emergency crews responded to the crash near the Puslinch-Flamborough Townline.

Wellington County OPP officials say the “small two-seater airplane experienced mechanical issues” shortly after take-off from a private runway.

“The pilot attempted to return to the landing strip when the crash occurred,” stated police.

The 63-year-old pilot was transported to a local hospital with non-life-threatening injuries and the airplane received moderate damage.