A Valley pilot lucky to be alive after his plane crashes in Cameron County this afternoon.
According to the Department of Public Safety a small plane crashed along FM 490 and highway 77 in Raymondville.
Conflicting accounts about what happened is making it hard for troopers to pinpoint what exactly happened.
The pilot– 67-year-old Jose Cesar Hernandez from La Joya– was taken to the hospital as a precaution but didn’t suffer major injuries.
The investigation into the cause continues.