The Free Press, Mankato, MN

May 3, 2013

Plane makes emergency landing in Mankato


The Mankato Free Press

---- — MANKATO — A small plane from Worthington made an emergency landing at Mankato's airport Friday afternoon after its cabin filled with smoke.

A Cessna 414, on its way to Minneapolis, landed at the Mankato Regional Airport at about 1 p.m. It had a pilot and one passenger, who were treated by an ambulance crew for smoke inhalation.

The cause of the fire was an electrical malfunction.