VAN WERT — No one was injured in a plane crash in Van Wert County on Wednesday.
In a news release, Van Wert County Sheriff Thomas M. Riggenbach reported that just after 5:30 p.m., his office was notified of the plane crash. When officials arrived, they determined an ultralight aircraft had crashed in a soybean field at the southeast corner of Lincoln Highway and Richey Road.
The aircraft was a 1997 Phantom X1, which was flown by Joshua J. Huber, 32, of Convoy. He was not hurt in the crash.
The investigation is continuing, and the Federal Aviation Administration has been contacted as part of the investigation.