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Plane makes emergency landing in Md. field

Tuesday - 7/30/2013, 9:30am  ET

LEONARDTOWN, Md. (AP) -- Maryland State Police say a small plane made an emergency landing in St. Mary's County, but the two people aboard had only minor injuries.

WRC-TV reports (http://bit.ly/13qFSWZ ) that the plane made an emergency landing around 7:30 p.m. Monday in a field at Wheatley's Content Farm Lane in Leonardtown. Police dispatched a helicopter to locate the pilot was found with a passenger at a nearby farmhouse.

Police say the pair walked to the house after getting out of the plane. Both suffered minor injuries and refused medical treatment.

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Information from: WRC-TV, http://nbcwashington.com


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