Small plane lands on Major Deegan Expressway in the Bronx

Officials have confirmed a small plane landed on a Bronx highway this afternoon.

The small plane came down on the northbound

The small plane came down on the northbound side of the Major Deegan Expressway in the Bronx. (Credit: News 12)

THE BRONX - A small plane landed on a Bronx highway this afternoon.

The small plane came down on the northbound side of the Major Deegan Expressway. The city’s Office of Emergency Management says the plane was carrying three passengers out of Danbury, Conn. for a tour of the Statue of Liberty.

The plane experienced an unknown emergency and made a controlled emergency landing near 233rd Street in the Bronx, not far from the Westchester border.

No one suffered serious injuries. No cars were struck by the plane as it landed.

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