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Small plane crash-lands in Godmanchester

The pilot of a small personal aircraft was forced to make an emergency landing in a farmer’s field in Godmanchester on December 21.

First responders and officers from the Sûreté du Quebec’s Haut-Saint-Laurent station responded to a call around 7:30 p.m. reporting the crash, which took place near near Dewittville at the intersection of Seigneurial Road and Route 138.

 

PHOTO Gail Elliott

 

According to a spokesperson for the Sûreté du Québec, the pilot was the sole individual aboard the small plane. He was forced to suddenly land the aircraft after running out of fuel.

The pilot suffered minor injuries as a result of the crash, and was taken to a nearby hospital for treatment.
The SQ confirms there was nothing suspicious about the plane or the circumstances surrounding the emergency landing.

 

PHOTO Tom Vandor

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