ELLINGTON, Conn. (WTNH) – An aircraft crashed at Ellington Airport Saturday morning.
At 11:24 a.m., the Ellington Fire Department was dispatched to the airport on reports of an aircraft crash.
Upon arrival, they discovered a small, private airplane had traveled off the runway when landing, striking a tree.
There was only minor damage reported, according to responders.
The pilot was uninjured.
Officials say the aircraft is associated with Connecticut Parachutists but do not know the direct relationship.
The Federal Aviation Administration is set to arrive at Ellington Airport Saturday to investigate.