Plane smashes into tree during landing attempt (VIDEO)
Incredible footage of the crash was released by Plainville Police Department.
It shows the pilot veering towards the tree before crashing into it, flipping over and landing in the carpark of a business adjacent to Robertson Airport.
The video shows several cars parked nearby at the time of the incident.
The pilot was taken to hospital, but escaped the smash with minor injuries. Fire crews also attended the scene to deal with a small fuel leak after the accident.
The Federal Aviation Administration is investigating the crash.