Plane Makes Emergency Landing in Alfalfa Field Near O'Neill

Photo courtesy Scott Poese, KBRX

A small plane had to make an emergency landing Sunday afternoon near O'Neill.

The Holt County Sheriff's Department responded to a call around 2:55 p.m. after they say a private plane made an emergency landing in an alfalfa field northeast of O'Neill.

According to officials, the plane had just left from the O'Neill airport when it lost power. It was forced to land about two miles northeast of the airport.

The plane was able to land safely and no injuries were reported.