Mooretown Man And Woman In Plane Crash

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A Mooretown man and woman escaped serious injury in a plane crash east of Mount Forest Friday afternoon.

Wellington OPP, firefighters and Guelph-Wellington EMS responded to a report of a plane down in a field at Wellington Rd. 16 and Hwy. 89.

The Piper Turbo Arrow 3 had extensive damage.

The pilot, 50-year-old Jeffrey Larsen and passenger, 49-year-old Tracey Larsen, both of Mooretown, suffered minor injuries.

They were transported to hospital for further treatment.

The cause of the crash had not yet been determined and the Transport Safety Bureau was notified.