RALEIGH, N.C. (WTVD) -- The pilot of a small plane was rescued Friday after his aircraft crashed in Falls Lake.
The plane, which took off from Lake Ridge, splashed down in the lake after takeoff.
A boater rescued the pilot, and he was brought back to a boat ramp near the airport, the Wake County Sheriff's Office said.
The pilot was not injured.
The Durham County Sheriff's Office is leading the investigation.
Pilot rescued after small plane crashes into Falls Lake