Airplane lands in Piqua corn field

4 Photo credit Mike Ullery_271114

PIQUA, Ohio (WDTN) – A pilot called the police and told them he landed his plane in a Piqua corn field Wednesday.

The accident happened around 11:15 Wednesday in the 5600 block of OH-185 near the Piqua Airport where 77-year-old Myron Sowry said the airplane engine was failing.

Sowry landed the 1969 Cessna 182  near the end of the runway in a cornfield and he was not injured.

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