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Single-engine plane crashes into hayfield near Delta

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Delta single plane crash(Delta Police Department)
Published: Sep. 3, 2021 at 3:53 PM MDT
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GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. (KKCO) - A single-engine Skyline Cessna crashed in Delta on Friday.

According to officials, no one was injured in the crash.

Authorities say they received a call reporting a single plane crash at I road and 1525 road. When they arrived they say the pilot was walking around the plane.

The single-engine Skyline Cessna was on its top in a hayfield.

An initial investigation determined the plane had engine trouble before it went down. The pilot was returning to Delta Blake Field, where it took off a half-hour earlier.

The FAA will be leading the investigation as to why the plane crashed into a hay field.

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