Cowlitz 2 Fire and Rescue Assistant Chief Alan Headley said the pilot encountered the wind Thursday afternoon as he tried to land at Southwest Washington Regional Airport. The plane ended up on its roof.
The pilot was identified as Dave Bowden of Woodland.
The plane suffered minor damage.
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