MARLBORO TOWNSHIP, N.J. (CBSNewYork/AP) — Authorities say the pilot of a small plane suffered a leg injury when it crashed in Monmouth County.

The pilot was the only person aboard the Luscombe 8A aircraft when it went down around 1 p.m. Saturday in a field near School Road East and Oak Lane in Marlboro.

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There was no reported property damage.

The Marlboro Township Police Department said in a statement the pilot was transported to Jersey Shore University in Neptune.

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The pilot’s name has not been released.

The cause of the crash is under investigation by the Federal Aviation Administration.

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