(RED OAK) The Red Oak Fire Department was called to a plane accident at the Red Oak airport at around 8:30 this morning.
Montgomery County Emergency Management says crews arrived on scene and found a 1965 Fixed Wing Single-Engine Cessna Model 150F that appeared to have gone off the runway during landing and entered a bean field in the middle of the airport complex. The pilot and single occupant was outside the aircraft with no injuries. The aircraft is registered to Call One Inc. of Clarinda.
The airport was closed for a short period of time while emergency crews were on the runway. The investigation has been turned over to the FAA.
The Red Oak Fire Department was assisted by the Red Oak Police Department, Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office, Montgomery County Emergency Management Agency, City of Red Oak officials and airport authorities.