2 injured in Jefferson County plane crash

FAA investigating cause of crash outside Palmyra
2 injured in Jefferson County plane crash

The Federal Aviation Administration is investigating a plane crash in Jefferson County Sunday, the agency tells News 3.

The plane crashed near the Palmyra Airport just before 3 p.m. Sunday, according an FAA spokesperson. The FAA said two people were on board the J3-Cub single engine plane.

Palmyra’s public safety director told our sister station WTMJ-TV in Milwaukee that both went to the hospital with injuries. One had to be taken out of the aircraft by the jaws of life, he said.

Witnesses told WTMJ they heard a plane sputtering before it crashed.

The FAA said it expects results to take weeks or months to be completed.

Stay with News 3 and Channel 3000 for updates to this story.