Pilot, passenger survive Warren County plane crash

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QUEENSBURY – A pilot and passenger are lucky to be alive after their plane crashed in Warren County on Friday.

A county spokesman tells NewsChannel 13 the single engine plane had just taken off from Floyd Bennett Memorial Airport, when the plane apparently lost power.

The pilot turned around and crashed just short of the runway.

The plane was heavily damaged.

The pilot was not hurt.

NewsChannel 13 is told the passenger was taken to Glens Falls Hospital with what appeared to be minor injuries.