Experimental plane crashes in NW Illinois

July 7, 2013 1:52:38 PM PDT
A small experimental plane headed to Waukegan made a crash landing in northwestern Illinois.

The Federal Aviation Administration says it was a home-built aircraft with one engine and was flying from a small airport near St. Louis.

The pilot reported an engine problem and had to do an emergency landing in a field three miles outside of Sandwich near DeKalb.

Two people were on board, but neither was hurt.


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