2013-12-05 / Local & State

Plane Lands On Highway

MONTROSE, Pa. (AP) – State police say a small plane made an emergency landing on a northern Pennsylvania highway, but the pilot wasn’t seriously injured.

Police in Susquehanna County say the Cessna 210 experienced engine failure at about 2:45 a.m. Thursday in Bridgewater Township.

Police said the plane landed on Route 706, which was shut down in both directions. A police statement said the pilot, who was heading to Buffalo, N.Y. from New Jersey, was taken to a hospital for treatment of injuries that weren’t considered serious.

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