A small plane lies overturned after a landing mishap about 3 p.m. Sunday at Woodbine Municipal Airport in Woodbine, Cape May County. No one was reported injured.

WOODBINE – State Police are investigating an accident at 3 p.m. Sunday at the Woodbine Municipal Airport in which a small plane apparently overturned upon landing.

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A witness at the scene, Harry Scheeler Jr., of Woodbine, said nobody was seriously injured.

Police in the Woodbine barracks said troopers were on the scene, but they had no immediate details about the accident. Scheeler said rescue crews found the single-engine plane resting upside down on one of the airport’s two runways.

The Belleplain Rescue Squad also responded.


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