A glider crash on Saturday afternoon in Marion County injured one person. Ohio State Highway Patrol officials said 77-year-old Martin Sobel was piloting a glider that was being towed by another aircraft. After takeoff the glider failed to maintain stability and hit a tree.
The glider crashed in a field roughly amile away from the runway at the Marion Municipal Airport . Accordingto officials Sobel was taken to Marion General Hospital.
The crash is currently under investigation by the Federal Aviation Administration.