A plane with mechanical issues crashed Sunday morning in the Androscoggin River in Topsham.

Pilot Got Out and Two Kayakers Helped

Topsham Fire & Rescue said the pilot “self-extricated and was picked up by two local kayakers and brought to shore. Topsham units used their boat to retrieve the patient.”

Topsham Fire & Rescue
Topsham Fire & Rescue

Injured and Taken to Hospital

The pilot had non-life threatening injuries and was taken to the hospital by ambulance. Name and age were not released.

First Responders on the Scene

Assisting Topsham Fire & Rescue was the Topsham Police Department, Lisbon Fire Department, Maine Warden Service and Brunswick Maine Fire Department. DEP & FAA have been notified.

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