Video captures plane crashing into tree in Connecticut

PLAINVILLE, CT (NBC News) — One person was injured after a small plane crashed in a Connecticut parking lot Monday morning, and it was all caught on video!

Plainville police say the 1981 Cessna 172 crashed behind a business that is adjacent to Robertson Field Airport.

Officials say the pilot, Manfred Frost, 79, was taken to an area hospital with minor injuries.

Frost told local affiliate WVIT that he was going to breakfast when the plane crashed.

The FAA is investigating the crash. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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