Plane Crash At The Calaveras County Airport

Plane Crash At The Calaveras County Airport

Emergency responders rolled to the scene of a plane crash at the Calaveras County Airport off Highway 49 just after 1 yesterday afternoon. Authorities report, no injuries as the pilot was able to walk away from the plane. However, the runway was shut down as the aircraft on landing skidded along its bottom and came to rest at the end of it. There was fuel leaking from the aircraft but it was stopped and very little fuel was spilled. The plane was towed off the runway to a hanger and the runway was reopened by 5 last night. Authorities are investigating the incident.

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