Two people survive plane crash in Talkeetna
Published: Mar. 17, 2019 at 1:17 PM AKDT
Two people are safe after surviving a plane crash in Talkeetna.
It happened on Saturday at around 4:13 p.m. near Beaver Road in Talkeetna.
Talkeetna Air Traffic Control reported a 1967 Cessna 150H went down after taking off from the Talkeetna Airport.
The pilot reported the plane experienced mechanical failure and went down shortly after take-off. Once the plane hit the ground, it slid to a stop against a group of trees, according to the trooper dispatch.
The two people on board the Cessna reported no injuries and declined medical attention.