SANFORD, N.C. (WNCN) – A small plane crashed in a field in Lee County Friday morning, the North Carolina State Highway Patrol told CBS North Carolina.

The plane went down just after 10 a.m. near Ammons Farm Road south of the Raleigh Executive Jetport in Sanford.

Authorities said the pilot made it out of the plane and is doing fine.

CBS North Carolina has a crew on the way to the scene and this story will be updated as more information becomes available.