Bartow, Florida – According to the Polk County Fire Rescue a small plane crashed around 11:15 am this morning. The crash occurred in a field near the Polk County Sheriff’s Office training center. A single occupant in the plane was transported by county natural resources helicopter to Bartow Airbase where they were treated and taken to Lakeland Regional Medical Center. The victim appears to not have suffered any life threatening injuries.
Currently this is all the information available at this time.