Monday, February 1, 2016

Plane Flips Over At Merritt Island Airport


MERRITT ISLAND, Florida - A small single-engine airplane rolled off the runway and flipped over into a ditch at the Merritt Island Airport on Sunday morning.

The airplane, described by Brevard County Fire Rescue as a 2001 Cessna 172R, turned over near the 900 block of Airport Road in Merritt Island, Florida. The single occupant of the plane refused medical treatment. No fuel leaks or other hazards were caused by the crash.

Photo credit: Brevard County Fire Rescue