Southeastern PA

Man shocked when flying model plane

Police said plane hit electric lines in Bucks County.

Man shocked while flying model plane

HILLTOWN TWP., Pa. - A 74-year-old man was injured while flying a model airplane in Bucks County Sunday evening.

It happened around 7:30 p.m. in the 1400 block of Broad Street in Hilltown Township.

Police said Carl Wisner of Abington was flying a model plane and was shocked when it got caught on an electrical wire.

Wisner suffered burns to his hands, back and feet.

He was airlifted to Temple University Hospital in Philadelphia.

DISCLAIMER FOR COMMENTS: The views expressed by public comments are not those of this company or its affiliated companies. Please note by clicking on "Post" you acknowledge that you have read the TERMS OF USE  and the comment you are posting is in compliance with such terms. Your comments may be used on air. Be polite. Inappropriate posts or posts containing offsite links may be removed by the moderator.

Allentown, PA 18102




  • %

This Week's Circulars

Latest from the newsroom