An ultralight plane crashed on a street in Union County about 8 p.m. Tuesday.
The crash happened in the 1400 block of Brief Road East, just north of the town of Fairview and about 25 miles east of uptown Charlotte, according to Union County emergency dispatchers.
The pilot was injured, but able to walk away from the crash to seek help, dispatchers said.
The Union County Sheriff’s Office and the Highway Patrol were on scene investigating the crash.
The injured pilot was taken to Carolinas Medical Center. Authorities have not said how badly he was injured, and his name was not released.