GOODLAND, Kan. – The Kansas Highway Patrol says a pilot escaped injury when a freight plane crashed in northwest Kansas.
Emergency crews are on the scene of the twin-engine plane crash in Sherman County. It was reported about 9 a.m. Wednesday.
Kansas Highway Patrol Trooper Tod Hileman says the plane was carrying UPS cargo. It was registered to Key Lime Air of Englewood, Colorado.
No passengers were on board.
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The company said in a statement that the plane experienced and an engine “anomaly” during the flight, and went down safely in a rural area near Goodland.
Hileman says the Federal Aviation Administration has been notified of the crash.