Small Plane Crashes Near Alpine

Photo courtesy Brewster County Sheriff's Office
Photo courtesy Brewster County Sheriff's Office

BREWSTER COUNTY - State troopers are investigating after a small plane crashed west of Alpine Friday.

It happened around 11:00 Friday morning. The twin engine Cessna out of Lubbock went down a couple of miles outside of town.

There's no word yet on the exact cause of the crash, but we're told it may have been engine failure.

The only person on board was the pilot and he was not hurt badly.