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Video: Private Plane Crashes At Tupelo Regional Airport

TUPELO, Miss. (WCBI) — A plane has crashed at the Tupelo Regional Airport (TRA).

TRA Executive Director Josh Abramson says the landing gear failed on the light twin engine aircraft as it was attempting to land. It is a private plane.

The pilot, who was not injured, was the only person on board.

Abramson says the National Transportation Safety Board will be investigating the carsh.

The airport has received permission to move the plane, and the runway should be open in about an hour.