A plane lands in a field in Jefferson County after losing power

RIGBY — No one was injured when a small plane crashed in a field Thursday morning.

The crash happened in the area of ​​3763 East Menan-Lorenzo Highway.

Around 8:15 a.m., Jefferson County dispatch received a report of a plane in a field with the plane nose down, according to a new statement from the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office.

According to the preliminary investigation, the plane lost electricity and landed in a farmer’s field.

The pilot, a 29-year-old man from Rigby, and his passenger, a 24-year-old man from Rigby, were both uninjured. Damage to the aircraft is unknown.

The Federal Aviation Administration took over the investigation.

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