Friday, September 17, 2021
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No injuries reported in Okotoks plane crash

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No injuries after a small plane crashed just north of the Okotoks Air Ranch Airport Thursday morning.

RCMP say the plane’s rear wheels clipped a fence next to a farmer’s field upon take-off around 11am and then crash landed.

The pilot and one passenger on-board were not hurt.

The Okotoks Fire Department, EMS and Okotoks Municipal Enforcement were called to the scene as well as the RCMP.

The Transportation Safety Board was also notified.

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Tina Karst

A Lethbridge College alumnus, Tina moved back to the community two years after convocation, in September 2007, to become a member of the CJOC News Team. She started as a weekend reporter/anchor and now serves as Associate News Director. When Tina’s not tracking down local news, she’s either busy at home with Jordan and their two kids or creating custom macrame pieces for a growing list of clients.

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