Pilot expected to be OK after Everglades crash
WEST MIAMI-DADE, Fla. (WSVN) -- A pilot is recovering in the hospital after an ultralight plane went down in the Everglades Saturday.
The plane crashed into a canal on Tamiami Trail in west Miami-Dade.
Two people were on board at the time.
The conductor of an Airboat tour jumped into the water to save the pilot and passenger.
Rescue crews airlifted the pilot to a nearby hospital. He suffered some broken ribs, but is expected to be OK.
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