South Plains Area Pilot Makes Emergency Landing in Cotton Field - KCBD NewsChannel 11 Lubbock

8/20/03

South Plains Area Pilot Makes Emergency Landing in Cotton Field

An area pilot is safe after an emergency landing in a Lubbock County cotton field on Wednesday afternoon.

It happened about 3:30 p.m., in a field along Highway 6282, just southwest of Idalou. The pilot was the only person on board.

Damages to the plane and the cotton crop are unknown at this time. The FAA is investigating the incident.

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