Plane Crashes in Wooded Area of Portage County

Edinburg, OH - The pilot of a plane is injured after his plane goes down in Portage County.

Officials tell 19 Action News the pilot - Robert Carpenter of North Carolina - suffered minor injuries after his aircraft went down.

The plane ran out of gas just before noon off Tallmadge road in Edinburg.

Carpenter was the only person aboard the plane and was treated for his injuries at Robinson Memorial Hospital.

No one on the ground was injured.