AST: No injuries in plane crash near Talkeetna
Two people walked away uninjured from a plane crash involving 1967 Cessna 150H near Beaver Road in Talkeetna.
According to Alaska State Troopers, the agency responded to the area around 4:13 p.m. after Talkeetna Air Traffic Control reported the plane went down after taking off from the Talkeetna airport.
"The pilot reported the plane experienced mechanical failure and went down shortly after take-off, after hitting the ground the plane slid to a stop against a group of trees," an online dispatch states.
Emergency medical personnel responded, but both occupants refused care. The FAA was notified and took control of the scene, troopers stated.
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