Plane crash injures pilot in Williamson Co.

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WILLIAMSON COUNTY, Texas (KXAN) — A crop duster crashed in a field near Coupland Tuesday evening.

At around 5:55 p.m., the Department of Public Safety were called about the crash, which happened near the intersection of FM 619 and FM 1466, southeast of Taylor.

The Williamson County Sheriff’s Office says the pilot hit a telephone pole and made a hard landing, damaging the nose of the aircraft.

The pilot was walking around when emergency responders arrived to the crash scene. The chemicals on board were biodegradable and not hazardous.

Medics took the pilot to Seton Medical Center Williamson in Round Rock. His condition was not immediately known.

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