Small plane crashes in southwest Missouri

2 years 1 month 3 weeks ago Thursday, December 31 2015 Dec 31, 2015 Thursday, December 31, 2015 11:55:00 AM CST December 31, 2015 in News
By: The Associated Press

REPUBLIC (AP) — A small plane has crashed in southwest Missouri, and a fire official says two people were injured but are expected to survive.

Republic Fire Department Capt. Joe Frahm says the private aircraft went down Wednesday night on the property of a high school in the town about 10 miles outside of Springfield.

He says the two occupants were taken to a hospital with injuries that were not life-threatening.

Frahm says the plane did not catch fire.

No further details were immediately available.

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