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Troopers Investigate Small Plane Crash in Berlin

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BERLIN, Md.- Maryland State Police are investigating a small plane crash that happened Sunday afternoon in Worcester County.

Troopers say that shortly after 2:40 p.m. they received a call of a plane crash in a cornfield off of Tall Timber Road near Makin Lane in Berlin.

Responding officers says when they arrived the plane, a 1976 Grumman Acft Eng Cor-Schweizer crop duster, was on fire.

The pilot, Robert Bunting, 62, of Berlin was the only person on board and did not sustain any injuries, according to police. 

Troopers say Bunting told them that he had engine trouble and landed his plane in the field.

Police say the plane was not carrying any chemicals on board at the time of the crash.

The Berlin Fire Company worked to put out the fire and the Federal Aviation Administration also assisted at the scene, according to troopers.

 

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