From the Harford County Sheriff’s Office:
The Harford County Sheriff’s Office responded to Harford Air Park off of Aldino Road located in Churchville MD with regards to a reported plane crash Wednesday afternoon.
Upon arrival, just after 12:30 pm Wednesday, the deputy observed a blue single engine aircraft north of the airpark in a field located approximately 200 yards north of the airstrip. The HCSO deputy made contact with the pilot, who was injured and being treated by the medic from Level Volunteer Fire Company. The pilot was able to walk to the airport office to get assistance after his crash.
The pilot, James Calvin Walker, age 75, of Baltimore, told the deputy that he was attempting to take off from the airfield when his engine quit. He was transported to Bayview Medical Center with a laceration to his forehead. No other injuries were reported at the time of the accident.
Federal Aviation Administration will be conducting the investigation in to the plane crash. The plane was removed from the site.