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Another crop duster crashes; pilot not injured

WALNUT RIDGE, AR (KAIT) – Another crop duster has crashed in Region 8, this time just northeast of Walnut Ridge.

According to the Lawrence County Sheriff's Department, pilot Bruce Brooks was coming in for a landing at Wilson's Flying Service when a crosswind flipped the plane over. The pilot was able to escape, and refused medical treatment.

This is the second crop duster crash in as many days, on Monday a pilot suffered a back injury after his crop duster crashed into a flooded field and then caught fire on CR 384 just northeast of Bono.

Region 8 News will continue to track this story and bring you any details as soon as they become available.

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