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Plane Crashes at Crystal Airport

June 4 – Two people were injured after an experimental plane crashed at the Crystal Airport on Saturday.

Crews from West Metro fire were called to the airport around 6 p.m. and found the plane down, about 100 feet from the end of the runway.

According to the Star Tribune, the single engine, fixed-wing plane failed to gain altitude.

The two occupants were transported to the hospital and their conditions are unknown.

Firefighters applied a blanket of foam around the plane.