Small Plane Lands Upside Down In Fla. Cow Pasture

DADE CITY, Fla. (AP) — Three people have walked away with only minor injuries after their small plane landed upside down in a Tampa Bay-area cow pasture.

According to the Pasco County Sheriff’s Office, the plane’s pilot alerted Tampa International Airport officials that he was having engine trouble Saturday evening.

Another pilot later spotted the wreckage in Dade City. The sheriff’s office says the plane had flipped upside down in a cow pasture.

The sheriff’s office says three people on board the plane walked away with only minor injuries. The Federal Aviation Administration will be investigating.

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