Monday, April 24, 2017

Incident occurred April 24, 2017 at Spirit of St Louis Airport (KSUS), St. Louis, Missouri

CHESTERFIELD, MO (KTVI)-A single-engine aircraft crashed Monday afternoon at Spirit of St. Louis Airport in Chesterfield, MO. 

The Monarch Fire Protection District confirms that the pilot was able to get safely out of the plane and was not injured.

The plane could be seen sitting sideways on the north runway with a wingtip on the ground. It appeared to have lost a wheel.

Original article can be found here: 

CHESTERFIELD, Mo. ( -- Multiple agencies are responding to the scene of a single-engine plane crash at the Spirit of St. Louis Airport.

The call came into Monarch police at around 3:30 p.m. Monday, but there was no distress call made, leading authorities to believe the plane suffered a hard landing. 

The plane is currently tipped up on one wing, but the pilot was not harmed. 

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