Man in critical but stable condition following plane crash - WSMV Channel 4

Man in critical but stable condition following experimental plane crash

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CHAPMANSBORO, TN (WSMV) -

A man is in critical but stable condition following an experimental plane crash in Cheatham County on Sunday afternoon.

Dr. Bill Alexander was flying when he apparently had engine problems.

Officials say he crashed landed around 3:15 p.m. in the area of Aresti Drive, which is in Chapmansboro.

Neighbors say they rushed to the scene and pulled him from the wreckage, which had burst into flames.

Alexander is said to have suffered severe burns and was flown to Vanderbilt University Medical Center for treatment.

The FAA is investigating the crash.

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