The Federal Aviation Administration is on the scene probing a south side plane crash, 1200 WOAI's Morgan Montalvo reports.
The pilot reported mechanical problems on his single engine plane immediately after taking off from Stinson. He attempted to make it back to the runway, but hit the ground a couple hundred yards from the airfield.
The pilot, who was the only person on board, was taken to San Antonio Military Medical Center for treatment of non life threatening injuries.
The pilot was the only person on board the plane.