CHARLOTTE, NC – We are following breaking news of a small plane crash.
Officials say it happened in Watauga County in Charlotte, North Carolina Wednesday morning.
The crash happened just after 8:40 a.m. near Deep Gap on Hardin Road, according to officials.
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Authorities say the pilot has been seriously injured and rushed the hospital. No word on any other passengers or what caused the plane crash.
This is an ongoing investigation.