Plane makes emergency landing in field at Miami Executive Airport

Posted at 12:43 PM, Aug 05, 2019
and last updated 2019-08-05 12:43:01-04

Three people were injured when a small plane went down in a field at Miami Executive Airport Monday, officials said.

Miami-Dade Fire Rescue officials said crews responded after the plane made an emergency landing around 9:30 a.m.

One person was taken to a nearby hospital as a trauma alert, while a second person was also hospitalized, officials said. A third person was treated at the scene.

Footage showed the plane sitting in a grass field near the airport's runway.

No other information was immediately known.

Story from our news partner NBC 6.