- Associated Press - Thursday, May 26, 2016

RENO, Nev. (AP) - Officials say engine failure is what led the pilot of a small plane to crash-land on a busy road in Reno.

KRNV-TV reports (https://bit.ly/1TDTpKi ) that FAA spokesman Ian Gregor says the pilot of a Cessna 182 made an emergency landing Tuesday after experiencing engine failure. The pilot landed in the middle of busy McCarran Boulevard.

No one was injured when the plane landed.

National Transportation Safety Board officials will be investigating the exact cause of the crash.

Reno-Tahoe International Airport spokesman Brian Kulpin says the aircraft left Vermont stopped in Preston, Utah, and was headed to Truckee.

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Information from: KRNV-TV, https://www.mynews4.com


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