Emergency crews responding to small plane crash near Falcon

Jenna Middaugh, KKTV

EL PASO COUNTY, Colo. (KKTV) - Deputies and other emergency crews are responding to a small plane crash near the Meadowlake Airport in El Paso County.

A spokesperson for the sheriff's office confirms that a two passenger plane went down just after 9 a.m. Two people were on board. The aircraft didn't have the elevation necessary to fly and hit a fence.

The pilot was injured, but not seriously. That person was taken to the hospital.