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Small Plane Crash in Montague Injures Three

The Siskiyou County Sheriff's Office says a small plane crashed into a field north of the Montague Airport. The three occupants of the plane sustained minor injuries and were released at the scene.

Posted: Mar. 11, 2018 3:27 AM
Updated: Mar. 11, 2018 5:13 PM

MONTAGUE, Cal. -- On Saturday March 10, the Siskiyou County Sheriff's Office says a small plane crashed into a field North of the Montague Airport. The three occupants of the plane had minor injuries and were released at the scene.

Sheriff's deputies received the report at 5:04 p.m. They say power lines knocked down during the crash caused a small vegetation fire that was quickly extinguished by local fire agencies. 

The National Transportation Safety Board and the Federal Aviation Administration were notified of the incident and will continue the investigation.

Additional information will be released in the future.

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