2 local men injured in plane crash

ST. MARYS, Kan. (KSNT) – According to Kansas Highway Patrol, a Topeka man and a St. Marys man were injured in a plane crash Sunday afternoon.

The report says the plane was en route to Lyndon, near Pomona Lake. It said the plane had engine problems and a propeller broke causing the 2002 T-Bird 2 fixed wing aircraft to lose power and crash 500 yards southwest of 5330 Sumner Court.

Both the pilot and the passenger suffered injuries.

The pilot, William J. Linn, 71, of St Marys, was taken to Colmery-O-Neil VA Medical Center.

The passenger, Alan L. Drennon, 64, of Topeka was taken to Stormont Vail.


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