- Associated Press - Friday, June 6, 2014

WINTERSET, Iowa (AP) - The pilot of an ultralight aircraft was flown to a Des Moines hospital after his aircraft crashed near Winterset.

Madison County authorities say the aircraft struck ground in a field west of Winterset about 8 p.m. Thursday.

Authorities say 54-year-old Patrick Cook, of Winterset, suffered head, leg and abdominal injuries.

A witness told officers that the aircraft hit a power line before crashing.

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