Student pilot uninjured after small plane crashes at John C. Tune Airport

(Courtesy: Metro Airport Authority)

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – A small plane crashed at the John C. Tune Airport late Thursday morning in West Nashville.

Airport officials say a student pilot was at the controls of a Cessna 172 when the aircraft crashed at 10 a.m.

Metro Airport Authority told News 2 the accident resulted from a mishap during landing, causing the air craft to flip over.

(Courtesy: iReport2)

The pilot was the only person on board and he was not injured.

The runway was shut down until the aircraft was removed from the scene.

The FAA will investigate further. Further details have yet to be released.