LEE’S SUMMIT, Mo. – At approximately 6:45 p.m. Friday evening, emergency crews responded to Lee’s Summit Airport on the report of an airplane crash.

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When crews arrived on scene they located the aircraft on the east side of the north / south runway at the north edge of the airport. The single occupant of the Cessna 150/152 aircraft was transported by ambulance to a nearby hospital with minor injuries. Airport authorities were unable to determine if the accident occurred during landing or takeoff. Lee’s Summit airport is a non-towered facility and all runways at the airport will remain open.

Officials with the FAA will respond to the scene Saturday morning and handle the follow up investigation.