Piper Cub Towing Banner Crashes on Los Angeles Beach

  • Aug 30, 2013 6:44pm GMT

A Piper Cub has crashed landed on the beach near Rancho Palos Verdes in the south bay region of Los Angeles. The pilot survived and has been transported to a local hospital according to a statement by the Los Angeles Sheriff's Department. The pilot was the only occupant of the aircraft and his injuries are believed to be minor.

The Super Cub was towing an advertising banner and is operated by Van Wagner an ATA source has determined.

Photo credit: Los Angeles County Sheriff