Two survive plane crash near Canyonlands Airport

Local News

GRAND COUNTY, Utah (ABC4 Utah)- Two people managed to escape with non-life threatening injuries after the plane they were in crashed near Canyonlands Airport.

It happened just before 8:30 p.m. Thursday. Officials say the plane was completely destroyed, but the pilot and passenger inside made it out.

The pair left the airport just before 7:45 p.m. Sudden shifts in wind and weather conditions are believed to have contributed to the accident.

FAA and NTSB were notified of the accident and the accident is still under investigation.

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