Elderly man in serious condition after plane crashes
AN ELDERLY pilot remains in a serious condition after his plane crashed on a property in country NSW.
The 73-year-old man took off in a light plane from a rural property near Mudgee late Thursday.
Witnesses reported seeing the plane flying low before stalling and crashing into a paddock.
They ran to the pilot's aid and cut him from his safety harness.
The man was airlifted to Orange hospital where he was being treated for fractured ribs and a collapsed lung.