Pilot uninjured after plane goes down in Arapahoe County

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Plane down near Strasburg. (Photo: Arapahoe County Sheriff’s Office)

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ARAPAHOE COUNTY, Colo. -- A 51-year-old man suffered a minor leg injury after his plane went down Sunday night near Strasburg, the Arapahoe County Sheriff's Office said.

Responders found the plane upside down in a ditch southeast of Interstate 70 and Strasburg Road, and the pilot walking toward them.

The plane, a Piper J-3 Cub, went down about 7:45 p.m., officials said. The pilot was the only person on board.

The cause of the crash is under investigation.

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