Virginia State Police

Plane Crash Injures Pilot

Pilot injured in New Kent County plane crash

August 26, 2018 - 8:27 pm

NEW KENT CO., Va., - On Sunday August 26, 2018 at approximately 4:12 p.m., the Virginia State Police responded to a plane crash at 6901 Terminal Road in New Kent County. 


The troopers preliminary investigation reveals that the pilot of a single engine Cessna was coming in for a landing. Just prior to touching down, the pilot veered to the left striking some guide wires. 


The pilot was transported to the hospital for treatment of serious but non-life threatening injuries. 


The FAA has been notified. 


The cause of the crash remains under investigation.