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Pilot survives plane crash in White County

A pilot was able to walk away after the plane he was flying crash landed in a field outside of Higginson.
Plane catches fire after crash landing in Higginson (Photo courtesy of the White County Sheriff's Office)
Plane catches fire after crash landing in Higginson (Photo courtesy of the White County Sheriff's Office)
Viewer submitted photo pf plane crash (Danny hill)
Viewer submitted photo pf plane crash (Danny hill)
HIGGINSON, AR – A pilot was able to walk away after the plane he was flying crash landed in a field outside of Higginson.

The White County Sheriff’s Office says 32-year-old J.P. Freppon of Bald Knob was able to dump all the fertilizer his crop duster was carrying before hitting the ground.

The sheriff’s office says the plane caught fire shortly after landing, but was quickly extinguished by the Higginson Fire Department.

Freppon was not injured.
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