NEW MARKET, VIRGINIA (April 9, 2017) – Robert Sholtes was injured in a small plane crash on Sunday at the New Market Airport, according to a local news source. (map)
The 1939 single engine plane crashed for an unknown reason off the runway, hitting a stand of trees at the New Market Airport. The pilot, 87 year old Robert Sholtes, was reportedly the only one on board the plane at the time.
Robert Sholtes was taken to Sentara RMH, and then he was transferred to University of Virginia Hospital. The cause of the crash is unknown, but local authorities and the FAA are working together to discern the cause.
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