Jet Overshoots Runway: No One Hurt in Minnesota Airport Mishap

Monday, 05 Aug 2013 05:02 PM

By Morgan Chilson

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A corporate jet overshot a runway and crashed through a fence at a small Minnesota airport on Monday, a CBS local TV station reported.

It was unclear why the jet, which was owned by a Cleveland business, failed to stop, the TV station WCCO said.

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No one was injured and authorities are onsite investigating the crash at the Flying Cloud Airport in Eden Prairie, Minn.

The crash occurred about 9 a.m. Monday, and resulted in the closure of one lane around the airport, KARE 11 said.

The station also reported that the plane took off from Pittsburgh about 7:30 a.m.

It was just the latest plane incident in recent weeks.

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