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Two injured in Plant City plane crash

PLANT CITY — Two people were injured when a small plane crashed near the Plant City Airport Thursday afternoon.

It took firefighters about 10 minutes to locate the plane, which went down in a metal scrap yard located in the thick woods lining Airport Road at about 2:30 p.m., according to Plant City Fire Rescue.

Both of the plane’s passengers had minor injuries, and only one was taken to a hospital, fire rescue staff said.

Plant City police are also on scene at the crash.

This is a developing story. Stay with www.tampabay.com for updates.

Contact Anastasia Dawson at [email protected] or (813) 226-3377. Follow @adawsonwrites.

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