Pilot lands small plane on Ala. highway

By: MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP)
By: MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP)

A pilot escaped injury Tuesday night when he was forced to make an emergency landing on a highway south of Montgomery.

The pilot, whose name was withheld, said he was flying from Daytona, Fla., to Montgomery when his small aircraft began losing fuel in mid-flight.

He was forced to land on Highway 331

The aircraft was pulled off the highway. Officials with the Federal Aviation Administration will inspect the plane sometime Wednesday.

(Copyright 2009 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)


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