Small Plane ‘Incident’ Reported at Rochester Airport
Get our free mobile app
Rochester, MN (KROC-AM News) - A runway at the Rochester Airport was closed for about an hour Sunday afternoon due to an unspecified incident involving a small plane.
The airport announced on Twitter just after 1 PM that a small general aviation aircraft experienced an incident when landing. The statement indicated there were no injuries involving the occupants of the plan, but the runway needed to be shut down until the plane involved in the incident could be moved.
Just over an hour later, the airport announced the runway had reopened.
The airport’s website currently lists several delayed arrivals and departures, but it’s unclear if they are related to the incident.
News Update: Kasson Woman Among Three Hurt in Crash on Highway 14
LOOK: Route 66’s quirkiest and most wonderful attractions state by state
Stacker compiled a list of 50 attractions--state by state--to see along the drive, drawing on information from historic sites, news stories, Roadside America, and the National Park Service. Keep reading to discover where travelers can get their kicks on Route 66.