A single-engine airplane crashed at takeoff in Waddy Sunday afternoon after suffering from engine trouble.
The pilot, who officials say was conscious at the scene, was taken to the University of Kentucky hospital, and according to Shelby County dispatch suffered minor injuries. Officials have not released the pilot’s name or the plane’s number.
The incident happened at Miles Field, a private airstrip in Waddy located in the 600 block of Grubbs Lane.
The FAA will be on the scene in Shelby County on Monday to investigate the crash.