Small plane makes emergency landing in Ocean Springs

Small plane makes emergency landing in Ocean Springs

OCEAN SPRINGS, MS (WLOX) - Officials responded to Ocean Springs after a plane was forced to make an emergency landing Saturday afternoon.

According to Jackson County Sheriff Mike Ezell, a small Cessna plane crashed at the Ocean Springs Airport around 1 p.m. The pilot had mechanical issues and was able to make an emergency landing.

The pilot was able to walk away from the crash with only minor injuries.

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