Plane makes emergency landing in Waukesha

File photo of police emergency lights.
File photo.

WAUKESHA, Wis. (AP) – A small plane has made an emergency landing in a field near the Waukesha airport.

WISN-TV reports that the pilot declared an emergency while approaching the airport around 12:45 p.m. Sunday. Officials in the airport tower called 911, and Waukesha police responded to the scene.

The two people on the plane received minor injuries when it landed about 1 mile northeast of the airport. Their names were not released.

The plane, a 1976 single-engine Piper, is registered to the Waukesha-based Fox River Flyers Club.

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