Small plane crashes near McCurtain County airport

Small plane crashes near McCurtain county airport

IDABEL, Okla. (KSLA) — At approximately 6 p.m. Wednesday, a small plane carrying two people crashed near the McCurtain County airport in Idabel, Okla.

Oklahoma Highway Patrol says they were called to assist after the father and son crash-landed.

The pair were flying the plane when technical issues forced them to initiate an emergency landing.

Crash image submitted by a KSLA viewer.
Crash image submitted by a KSLA viewer. (Source: KSLA Viewer)

While descending, the plane made contact with power lines, causing the crash.

Both individuals survived the crash and are reported to be OK.

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