PEMBROKE PINES (CBS4) – A plane toting a banner crashed Saturday as it took off from the North Perry Airport in Pembroke Pines.

Only the pilot was on board the plane and was not injured, but the plane was damaged said Pembroke Pines Fire Rescue spokesman Tom Gallagher.

FAA spokeswoman Holly Baker said the N9692D Super Cub lost power on takeoff, causing the crash.

The FAA is investigating the cause.

(©2011 CBS Local Media, a division of CBS Radio Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed. )


Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s

Watch & Listen LIVE