Pilot unhurt in Maine single-engine plane crash
MAPLETON, Maine—An investigator from the Federal Aviation Administration was expected to visit the site of a small plane crash in Mapleton, Maine.
The Bangor Daily News reports ( http://bit.ly/LJ9CtY) that 39-year-old Patrick Driscoll tried to land the pontoon-equipped, single-engine plane on Hanson Lake Sunday evening but the engine failed and he crashed in a field off Route 227. Driscoll walked away from the crash uninjured.
The plane, a Cessna A185F, sustained damage to at least one float, the fuselage, propeller and right wing.
Information from: Bangor Daily News, http://www.bangordailynews.com