Plane makes emergency landing in Chester County field

- We’re seeing what’s left of a small plane that had to make an emergency landing near West Chester.

Authorities with the Federal Aviation Administration report, “A Cessna 182 aircraft made an emergency landing in a field in West Chester, PA at about 2:55pm today.”

The pilot was the only person on board. His condition has not been released but earlier reports said there were no injuries.

The plane took off from Trenton Mercer Airport in N.J. and was headed to Gaithersburg, Md.

It landed near Route 322 (Downingtown Pike) and Frank Road, which is just to the north.

The FAA will investigate what went wrong.

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