Small plane flips after veering off runway during takeoff in Harnett County

HARNETT COUNTY, N.C. (WTVD) -- A small plane flipped off the end of a runway during takeoff in Harnett County on Thursday afternoon, officials said.

Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) official said the single-engine Fisher FP-202 Koala aircraft flipped over around 5 p.m. just outside of Buies Creek at the Harnett Regional Jetport.

Officials said the aircraft reportedly had a problem with its right brake, causing the aircraft to stall and flip on its nose.

The pilot was able to walk away unharmed.

The FAA will continue to investigate.
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