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Plane caught in power lines after crash, 2 occupants unhurt

2 monthes ago   |   By WGN TV

GAITHERSBURG, Md. - A small plane carrying two people got stuck in live power lines Sunday evening in Maryland, causing widespread power outages in the surrounding county as officials worked to extricate the aircraft.
The Federal Aviation Administration said in a statement that the single-engine plane, which had departed White Plains, New York, crashed into the power lines near Montgomery County Airpark in Gaithersburg around 5:40 p.m. Sunday. The FAA said two people were aboard.
Pete Piringer, chief spokesperson for the Montgomery County Fire & Rescue Service, said on Twitter that the...
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Plane caught in power lines after crash in Maryland, 2 occupants unhurt

Plane caught in power lines after crash in Maryland, 2 occupants unhurt

2 monthes ago   |   By KOAT

The plane was stuck about 100 feet above the ground, and the transmission lines remained live, complicating rescue efforts.
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