A single-engine plane crashed near Palmer Lake on Wednesday, March 2, 2016. (Photo: KRDO)
This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.PALMER LAKE, Colo. — A single-engine plane crashed and burst into flames near Palmer Lake on Wednesday morning, the El Paso County Sheriff’s Office said. The plane went down just after 8 a.m. near homes on the south side of the lake, witnesses said. A small grass fire started, but firefighters were able to extinguish it.