Man crashes plane near Metro East airport Saturday afternoon - KMOV.com

Man crashes plane near Metro East airport Saturday afternoon

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ST. JACOB, Il (KMOV.com) – Police say a man crashed his plane while attempting to land at a St. Jacob, Illinois airport Saturday afternoon.

The incident happened around 3:00 p.m. According to investigators, the male pilot was the only person onboard when he attempted to land and slid off the runway.

The plan sustained damage. No one was injured.

It is unclear how the pilot lost control of the plane. The investigation is ongoing.

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