OHP: Pilot on aircraft expected to be OK

Posted at 12:45 PM, Apr 21, 2016
and last updated 2016-04-21 18:45:21-04

SAND SPRINGS, Okla. – A single engine aircraft was forced to land among the trees just north of the William R. Pogue Airport Thursday afternoon.

Oklahoma Highway Patrol says the pilot of the aircraft was alert and transported to a nearby hospital but is in fair condition. 

According to OHP, the plane went down in a wooded area near 138th West Avenue, north of the airport.

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