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Plane Makes Forced Landing In Blaine, No Injuries

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – Authorities say a plane had to make an unexpected landing on a Blaine roadway Sunday afternoon, but no injuries were reported.

The Blaine Police Department says a small aircraft landed on Main St. near Harper at about 3:30 p.m. Sunday. The pilot reported having an issue with the plane and was forced to land it on the roadway.

Authorities say the plane didn't come into contact with any vehicles, and no injuries were reported at the scene. The plane sustained minor damage from hitting street signs with at least one wing prior to landing.

What led up to the landing and what the issue was with the plane is under investigation by the Federal Aviation Administration.

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