Jewell County pilot unharmed after his plane was blown off the runway

Published: Feb. 4, 2016 at 7:45 PM CST
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A Jewell County pilot was not injured after his single engine plane was blown off the runway.

According to the KHP crash log, Brenden W0irth, 38, of Mankato was attempting a landing at Osage City Municipal Airport just after 3:30 p.m., Thursday, when a strong gust of wind blew his aircraft off the runway and onto a field.

Wirth wasn't injured, authorities say he was wearing a seatbelt.