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Pilot walks away after crashing plane on I-80 near Evanston, Wyoming

Wyoming Plane Crash Courtesy of Uinta County Fire and Ambulance.jpg
Wyoming Plane Crash Courtesy of Uinta County Fire and Ambulance.jpg

(KUTV) -- Uinta County Fire and Ambulance reported a single engine place crash at milepost 7 on Interstate 80 near Evanston, Wyoming.

The crash was reported before 6 p.m., Thursday. The pilot walked away from the crash without injury, according to a Facebook post by the county agency.

Allen Kenitzer, Federal Aviation Administration Office of Communuications, confirmed that an experimental BF9-2 airplane crashed under unknown circumstances when it’s engine stalled.

He said the aircraft attempted to land on I-80 when it clipped a semi truck and flipped over.

The aircraft was traveling from Longmont, Colo. to Bountiful, Utah, Kenitzer told 2News.

The FAA and the National Transportation Safety Board are investigating the incident further.