Small plane crash-lands in Lafayette field

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LAFAYETTE, Colo. (KDVR) — Colorado State Patrol said a small plane crash landed Thursday evening in a field along U.S. 287 and Isabelle Road.

The call was reported at 7:12 p.m., according to CSP.

Mountain View Fire Rescue said the two people on board were uninjured.

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The plane leaked about 46 gallons of fuel, CSP said.

The Colorado Department of Transportation closed U.S. 287 southbound south of Isabelle Road while recovery was underway. It had reopened by about 9 p.m.

The Federal Aviation Administration and National Transportation Safety Board were contacted for the investigation.

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