(Courtesy: climbgrl247 / Instagram)
ROY, Utah - A pilot and driver are lucky to be alive after a single-engine plane crash about 20 miles north of Salt Lake City.
FOX 13 Salt Lake City reported the plane went down shortly after takeoff from the Ogden-Hinckley Airport. The plane came down on top of a car traveling on a busy roadway.
Officials said the 63-year-old pilot and the driver of the car, a 43-year-old woman, were both okay following the crash and taken to an area hospital as a precaution.
The immediate aftermath of the crash was caught by Instagram user climbgrl247 who posted the following along with several pictures:
“Sorry I have to edit still in shock the plane went down right by us. @welcometocamislife and I just left were the plane crashed and she said OMG and down it went. Tell the people and those who don't know that you love them today because tomorrow is never promised . OMG this is so sad somthing I never wanted to witness. #plane #crash #roy #utah #rightinfrontofme #lifeistooshort #blinkofaneye #tellthemyoulovethem #prays #forfamily”
The plane wreckage will be moved to an area hanger.
The Federal Aviation Administration and National Transportation Safety Board are investigating.