Bird Smashes Through Airplane’s Windshield

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A pilot was flying his single-engine plane over Fort Myers, Florida, on Saturday when a bird smashed through the cockpit’s window.

The incident occurred as Rob Weber was more than 1,000 feet off the ground, flying at 170 mph.

Weber suffered a minor cut on his forehead before landing safely.

Rick Chambers reports for the KTLA 5 News at 6 on Sunday, Feb. 23, 2014.