Update: Pilot in “good condition” after small plane crash in Fulton


FULTON, N.Y. (WSYR-TV) — A small aircraft   crashed in the city of Fulton Thursday afternoon. 

Oswego County 911 h says the aircraft crashed around 3:30 p.m. near North Fourth Street. 

The pilot, 50-year-old Michael Simpson, was transported to Upstate with non-life-threatening injuries and is in “good condition” according to Upstate University’s media relations.

Fulton Police believe Simpson was trying to land on the highway and that his plane may have lost power. 

Police say he was flying from Malone, N.Y. (which is about 170 miles north of Fulton) to the Oswego Airport. 

NewsChannel 9 has a crew on scene. 

The Federal Aviation Administration is investigating. 

This is a breaking news story.

Stay with NewsChannel 9 and LocalSYR.com for updates. 

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