No injuries reported after single-engine plane slides off runway at Florence airport

No injuries reported after single-engine plane slides off runway at Florence airport

FLORENCE, SC (WMBF) – No injuries were reported after a single-engine plane slid off the side of the runway at the Florence Regional Airport on Thursday, according to airport officials.

Assistant director Robert Norton said the landing gear of the Cesna 172 failed during the landing, causing the plane to slide off the runway's side.

Norton said there were two people on board and both were OK.

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