PHOTOS: Small plane crashes into Connecticut home, no injuries reported

Kimberly Dole
August 18, 2020 - 7:23 am
small plane crash

Groton Police Department

Categories: 

GROTON, Conn. (1010 WINS) -- A small plane crashed into an occupied home in Connecticut on Monday night, police said.

Listen Live Now on 1010 WINS

At approximately 10:38 p.m. the Groton Emergency Communications Center received multiple calls reporting a plane crash on Ring Drive at Donna Drive in the Town of Groton.

Initial reports indicate that a small aircraft struck an occupied residence.

According to a Twitter post by the Groton Police Department, the airplane’s two occupants were able to self-extricate from the aircraft and were transported via ground ambulance to Lawrence and Memorial Hospital in New London.

The airplane’s two occupants were able to self-extricate from the aircraft and were transported via ground ambulance to Lawrence and Memorial Hospital in New London.

There was no structure fire reported as a result of the cars, officials said. The home was evacuated as a precautionary measure while fire crews and EMS attended to the scene.

No deaths or life-threatening injuries either on the ground or with the aircrew were reported.

The incident remains under investigation.