Two sent to hospital after small plane crashes in Caswell County

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CASWELL COUNTY, N.C. — Two people were sent to the hospital after a small plane crash in Caswell County, the sheriff’s office reports.

Sunday evening, deputies responded after a two-seat, single-engine Cessna airplane crashed in the Blanch community off Blanch Road.

Both the pilot and the passenger had to be extricated from the plane.

A viewer managed to capture video of the plane moments before the crash.

The plane was a Piper PA-22, owned by Caswell Insurance Services Inc in Yanceyville.

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