Small Plane Lands in Forty Fort Soccer Field


FORTY FORTY, LUZERNE COUNTY (WBRE/WYOU-TV) A little excitement late Thursday afternoon in Forty Fort, Luzerne County when a small plane came in for a landing.

The plane came down in the middle of a soccer field.   

Eyewitness News was on the scene shortly after crews were called about the plane emergency.

Forty Fort Mayor Andy Tuzinski tells us the plane was on its way from Towanda to the Wilkes-Barre Wyoming Valley Airport when the plane experienced technical problems.

The pilot made an emergency landing on the nearby soccer field in Forty Fort. Mayor Tuzinski says the pilot and co-pilot were not injured.

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