Pilot injured in hard landing in Chesapeake

Hampton Roads Executive Airport in Chesapeake, Va. (Photo courtesy: flypvg.com)
Hampton Roads Executive Airport in Chesapeake, Va. (Photo courtesy: flypvg.com)

CHESAPEAKE, Va. (WAVY) – The pilot of a single Piper Aircraft was injured during an incident at the Hampton Roads Executive Airport in Chesapeake.

According to Sgt. Michelle Anaya with Virginia State Police, the plane experienced a fuel leak shortly after 2:30 p.m. Wednesday and came in for a hard landing.

The pilot received minor injuries.

A WAVY News crew at the scene learned no one else was on board the plane.

Stay with WAVY News 10 on air and online for updates.

WAVY/Erin Kelly
WAVY/Erin Kelly
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