Plane makes emergency landing near Pictou

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Pictou District RCMP is responding to a small plane that made an emergency landing in the community of Bay View today.

Just before 11 a.m., the RCMP received a call of a small plane in distress. The caller told police that she could no longer hear the plane’s engine.

Pictou District RCMP responded immediately and confirmed that the plane had made an emergency landing in a farmer’s field near Division Rd. The single occupant of the plane was not injured, and declined EHS.

20160713_110244The RCMP will be at the scene today and will be turning the investigation over to the Transportation Safety Board. 


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