SCOTT CITY, Kan. - The Kansas Highway Patrol says the pilot of a crop duster was injured when his plane crashed in a field in the southwestern part of the state.
The crash happened Friday morning in rural Finney County, about 15 miles south of Scott City. The patrol identified the pilot as John Crist, 64, of Garden City.
Crist had taken off from an airstrip and flown about a mile when the single-engine plane lost power and crashed. He was taken to a hospital with several broken bones.