Fire departments rescue pilot from trees after Portage County plane crash

RANDOLPH TOWNSHIP, Ohio - A pilot suffered minor injuries in a plane crash in Portage County on Tuesday.

Just after 6 p.m., an ultra-light plane crashed into a group of trees south of Eberly Road in Randolph Township.

The Randolph and Rootstown fire departments responded to the scene and removed the pilot from the trees. He was taken to Akron City Hospital.

The FAA was notified of the incident.

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