Bird strikes plane landing at Orlando Executive Airport, injures two people

A bird struck a twin engine plane flying into Orlando Executive Airport and injured two people Friday, the Federal Aviation Administration said.

The Piper PA-31 was on final approach around 12:45 p.m. when the collision happened.

The bird strike shattered a cockpit window and blood was visible on the plane’s fuselage.

The aircraft landed safely, according to the FAA.

Images from a news helicopter showed paramedics treating two people on the ground. One was the pilot who did not want to be transported to the hospital.

The injuries were not life threatening.

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