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Small plane crash closes Red Lodge airport

2 suffer minor injuries
Posted at 10:15 AM, Feb 22, 2020
and last updated 2020-02-22 12:15:31-05

A plane crash on the landing strip temporarily closed the Red Lodge Airport Friday afternoon, according to Red Lodge Fire Rescue.

Two people in the plane were taken to Beartooth Billings Clinic for with minor injuries, according to the Carbon County Sheriff's Office.

The sheriff's office, Red Lodge police and Red Lodge Fire are investigating.

The airport was closed around 2:10 p.m. when the crash was reported so the landing strip could be cleared.

This is a developing story.