Plane veers off runway at Flying Cloud Airport - KMSP-TV

Plane veers off runway at Flying Cloud Airport

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EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. (KMSP) -

The Eden Prairie Fire Department has confirmed that a plane went off the runway at Flying Cloud Airport on Monday morning.

At approximately 8:50 a.m., the Embraer Phenom 300 aircraft, a corporate jet, was landing at the airport, traveled off the end of the runway and came to rest on Flying Cloud Drive. 

Two pilots were on board but no injuries were reported.

Officials have not released information regarding the plane's origin or what caused it to land and travel off the runway into a fence.

Due to the aircraft's position on the roadway, the southbound lanes of Flying Cloud Drive are closed at Pioneer Trail until further notice. Drivers are advised to use Pioneer Trail as an alternate route.

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) and National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) are investigating the incident.

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