MONROE, Mich. (AP) — Authorities are investigating a small plane crash that occurred last week involving a pilot and a student in southeastern Michigan.
There were no injuries in Thursday’s crash at Monroe Custer Airport.READ MORE: What Is The Best Sunscreen For Me? Environmental Working Group Releases Annual Guide
Monroe police say the pilot had indicated a power failure as the small fixed-wing plane was going to land, which caused the crash at the northern end of the runway.
The plane’s propeller and one of the wings were damaged.READ MORE: Parole Denied For Don Miller Who Killed 4 Women In Lansing In The 1970s
Monroe fire Chief Rob Wight says an initial investigation shows the pilot and student were flying for a training flight and the instructor had to take over.
The plane is owned and operated by Custer Airport.
The Federal Aviation Administration will investigate.MORE NEWS: Michigan Court Seeks More From Whitmer About Abortion Ban Challenge
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