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Plane makes emergency landing in Pflugerville

No major injuries reported
Post Date:01/27/2019 5:24 PM

Today at 3:19 pm Pflugerville Police received a call of an airplane emergency landing at Pleasanton Parkway and Benicia just east of Weiss Lane in Pflugerville. The pilot was attempting an emergency landing after leaving Austin Executive Airport.

Texas Department of Public Safety is securing the scene until the Federal Aviation Administration arrives. The City of Pflugerville Police Department is on the scene to secure the perimeter.

There are no major injuries at this time.  There is no danger to the public. The plane wing hit a parked car at the 5400 block of Pleasanton Parkway.

The plane is a 1978 single-engine Piper Turbo-Lance. Only the pilot was on the plane and is cooperating with the investigation.

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