Small plane crashes at Chicago Rockford International Airport

Midwest

Photo courtesy of WTVO.

Fire and emergency officials responded Thursday to a small plane crash at Chicago Rockford International Airport.

Airport authorities confirmed a plane went off the runway, and was on fire.

Emergency crews from multiple local agencies were called out around 3:45 p.m

Officials have not confirmed how many people were on board.

Photo courtesy of WTVO.

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NewsNation affiliate WTVO contributed to this report.

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