UPLAND (CBSLA.com) — The pilot of a single-engine plane was not injured after crashing upon landing in Upland.
Ian Gregor, a communications manager with the Federal Aviation Administration, said the accident involving the Cessna 180 occurred around noon Sunday near Cable Airport. The plane had departed from Camarillo.READ MORE: Drenching Rain Forces Alisal Fire Burn Area Residents In Santa Barbara County To Evacuate
According to Gregor, the plane had lost control on landing, went off the side of the runway and hit a fence.READ MORE: 'Supercharge' Storm Bringing Heavy Rainfall To Southland
Gregor said the pilot was the only person on board at the time. The plane was said to have been completely destroyed.MORE NEWS: 100-Foot-Tall Christmas Tree Arrives At The Grove
No further information was available.