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Plane crashes in Allen Township

By Jamie Peter, WFMZ.com Reporter, JPeter@wfmz.com
Published On: Oct 17 2013 06:36:55 PM CDT
Updated On: Oct 18 2013 11:44:02 AM CDT

Plane down in Allen Township

ALLEN TWP., Pa. -

For the second time in a day, crews in the Lehigh Valley responded to reports of a plane in trouble.

A plane crash was reported in the area of Valley Road and Becker Road in Allen Township, Northampton County around 7 p.m. Thursday.

According to the FFA, a Cessna (C-152) aircraft with two people on board made a forced landing in a field. There were no injuries reported and the extent of damage to the aircraft, if any, hasn't been determined yet. The FAA is investigating.

Earlier Thursday, a plane flipped over at the Slatington Airport.

That pilot was taken to the hospital.

A spokeswoman for the Federal Aviation Administration said the pilot was landing a small, single-engine Cessna L-19 when it flipped on the runway.

A 69 News Crew is headed to the scene of the Allen Township crash.  Refresh this page with updates, we'll bring the latest as it becomes available.