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Engine trouble forces pilot to land in pasture

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TERRY, MS (WLBT) – A brief scare Tuesday afternoon in Terry after a pilot experiencing engine trouble was forced to land his plane in a large pasture.

According to a deputy on the scene, smoke was in the cock pit. A witness also saw smoke coming from the small plane as it circled the area attempting to land in the pasture.

The incident happened on Tank Road not far from Interstate 55 south. 

The Federal Aviation Administration was on the scene conducting an investigation. 

The unidentified pilot landed the plane safely and was not injured. 

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