Small plane crash-lands at Lawrenceburg airport; 2 injured

(Courtesy: WLX Radio)

LAWRENCEBURG, Tenn. (WKRN) – A small plane crash-landed at the Lawrenceburg airport in Lawrence County on Sunday.

According to the Federal Aviation Administration, the RV-10 Van’s Aircraft two-seat plane went into a ditch after landing at 4:50 p.m.

City officials say two people were inside at the time. They suffered non-life threatening injuries and were taken to a nearby hospital for evaluation.

Both the FAA and National Safety Transportation Board were notified. The agencies are expected to respond to the scene to help investigate the cause of the crash.

Authorities say there was a small fuel spill emergency personnel were still cleaning up around 7:45 p.m.