Small plane crashes in west Harris County

KATY, Texas – A small airplane crashed Tuesday in west Harris County.

The crash was reported about 9:10 a.m. in a field near the intersection of FM Road 529 and Porter Road, north of Katy.

According to the Texas Department of Public Safety, the pilot was not injured.

The Federal Aviation Administration has been called to the scene to conduct an investigation, according to DPS.

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Aaron Barker has been a senior digital editor at KPRC 2 since 2016. As a meteorologist, he specializes in stories about the weather. He has covered Hurricane Harvey, the Astros first World Series win, the Santa Fe High School shooting, the ITC fire and Tropical Storm Imelda.