Plane lands on Polk highway - WFLA News Channel 8

Plane lands on Polk highway

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MULBERRY, FL (WFLA) - A small plane landed on Highway 60 near Jenkins Road in Mulberry at about 6:45 p.m. on Monday according to the FAA.

FAA spokeswoman Kathleen Bergen says the Cessna 210 landed on the road after the pilot reported mechanical problems, declared an emergency and landed on the highway.

Officials say the flight left Cross City, Fla. and was heading to Homestead, Fla.

Investigators say two people were on the plane and no injuries have been reported.

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