Plane slides off runway at North Palm Beach County Airport

Posted at 1:49 PM, Mar 01, 2017
and last updated 2017-03-02 05:36:47-05

PALM BEACH COUNTY, Fla. -- Palm Beach County Fire Rescue crews are investigating a plane accident at North Palm Beach County Airport.

Two aircraft were involved in the incident, according to Palm Beach County Fire Rescue.


Officials with the FAA say an XA42 aerobatic aircraft slid off the grass runway and came to rest approximately 75 yards into a marsh area. No injuries were reported. Only the pilot was on board.

The FAA did not disclose details of a second aircraft being involved in the accident.

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