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A small Cessna aircraft makes an emergency landing on I-15

Jan 16, 2022, 6:10 PM | Updated: 7:15 pm
A small CESNA aircraft made an emergency landing on I-15 in Box Elder County on Sunday. No injuries...
A small CESNA aircraft made an emergency landing on I-15 in Box Elder County on Sunday. No injuries were reported. Photo credit: Utah Highway Patrol

BOX ELDER COUNTY, Utah — A small Cessna aircraft made an emergency landing on I-15 in Box Elder County on Sunday, according to the Utah Highway Patrol.

According to the UHP, the aircraft touched down near milepost 365 at 11:44 a.m.

Once on the ground, the UHP moved the plane to the median. For a time, only one lane on the highway was opened. 

The UHP says there were no injuries reported in the incident. 

About an hour later, the aircraft was transported to the nearest airport, allowing all lanes on I-15 to reopen.

The FAA will be investigating the incident. No other information was available.

 

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