Small plane crashes in Midland, lands on pickup truck

The pilot and passenger suffered minor injuries. (Photo courtesy KWES)

MIDLAND, Texas (KTXS) - A small plane has crashed in a parking lot in Midland.

It landed on a GMC pickup, crushing the roof and windshield.

Samantha Baeza was at work and saw the plane falling to the ground after its parachute deployed.

According to Flight Aware, the Cirrus SR-22 was scheduled to take off from Midland Airpark at 10:37 a.m., headed for Andrews County Airport.

The cause of the crash is unknown.

Midland police said the pilot and passenger suffered minor injuries.

The plane is registered to TJG Equipment LLC in Midland.

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