A small plane crashed in Eldon this morning, and the pilot was able to walk away, uninjured. Highway Patrol Sgt. Paul Reinsch says the pilot, 60-year-old Floyd Halderman of Eldon, experienced some sort of mechanical problem with his home-made plane:
The plane went down in a field near Salem Cemetery, just north of the runway. The pilot was the only person on board:
The crash happened shortly before 9:00 this morning.