Single-Engine Plane Makes Emergency Landing in Escanaba

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Plane makes emergency landing in EscanabaMARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News)Authorities in Delta County say a small, single-engine plane made an emergency landing last night on a roadway just north of Escanaba.

The Delta County Sheriff’s Department says the plane landed near Bay College on Danforth Road near North 30th Street just after 8:30 p.m.

According to reports, the Delta County Airport Manager says the pilot had to make the emergency landing due to engine failure.  The roadway was closed for a short time after the landing while authorities moved the plane in to a parking lot on the Bay College campus.

The incident remains under investigation.

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