Small plane hits photographer at Tigard air strip

Small plane hits photographer at Tigard air strip

Small plane hits photographer at Tigard air strip

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by Associated Press

kgw.com

Posted on April 30, 2012 at 7:28 AM

Updated Monday, Apr 30 at 9:20 AM

TIGARD -- A small plane landing at an air strip in Tigard struck a photographer on the ground Sunday with a wing and knocked him unconscious.

The Washington County sheriff's office says emergency responders took the the photographer, 64-year-old Danny Oothoudt of Gresham, to Oregon Health & Science University Hospital.

The sheriff's office says the pilot, 59-year-old Timothy Akers of Portland, struck the photographer while taxiing his ultra-light kit plane on the private grass runway.

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