Authorities are on scene of a light airplane crash at Robert J. Miller Airpark, otherwise known as Ocean County Airport, following the crash of a light airplane – a Cessna 172.
Luckily, the pilot and a flight instructor emerged from the aircraft without any significant injuries.
A fire sparked during the crash was extinguished by firefighters, though fuel continued to leak from the plane.
Police said the plane suffered from a technical malfunction as it was coming in for landing at Ocean County Airport after taking off from Old Bridge Airport in Monmouth County.
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