A small plane crashed four miles northeast of Midlothian on Saturday morning. The pilot survived, but the aircraft was destroyed.

The Texas Department of Public Safety said the plane went down near Eagle's Nest Estates, which is described on its website as a 'residential airpark' in Ellis County that features a 3,200-foot paved runway in the center of the development.

Midlothian police said the pilot suffered minor injuries but the plane burned.

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