Plane Crashes in Mackinac County Due to Cross Winds

A cross wind blew a plane off the runway on Thursday as it was landing at Lindberg Airport in Mackinac County.

The sheriff’s office says they found the airplane upside down in a snowbank shortly after 7 last night at the airport in Hessel.

Deputies say the landing gear got caught in the snow bank when the cross wind blew flipping the plane over.

The pilot was a man from the Cedarville area and he was the only one on board.Mackinac Co Plane Crash Vo 6.transfer.mov

He was not hurt in the accident.