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USSmall plane crash shuts down major highway near D.C., 4 treated for injuries

02:26  13 september  2019
02:26  13 september  2019 Source:   abcnews.go.com

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Plane crashes in the middle of a highwayBoth the pilot and passenger survived the plane crash after it slammed down onto a highway .Michael As the plane went down , its wing slammed into the roof of a car carrying two other men, who suffered minor injuries , according to Maryland State Police.

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A plane’s pilot and passenger were seen standing in the median of a highway in Bowie, Maryland, on Thursday after surviving a crash shortly before noon.

Small plane crash shuts down major highway near D.C., 4 treated for injuries© Michael Hannegan Jr. A small plane made an emergency landing on a highway in Bowie, Md., Sept. 12, 2019, crashing into a car and injuring four people.

“I'm blessed that we're not hurt. I'm still overloaded and we're still running on adrenaline so we're doing okay,” pilot Julius Tolson, 58, told ABC News Washington D.C. affiliate WJLA.

As the plane went down, its wing slammed into the roof of a car carrying two other men, who suffered minor injuries, according to Maryland State Police.

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Three people were killed after a small plane crashed in Central Florida. The Cessna 421 crashed in a wooded area off State Road 44 in Deland around 4 p.m., according to a news release from the Volusia County (MORE: Small plane crash shuts down major highway near D . C ., 4 treated for injuries ).

ATLANTA, Ga. (CBS46) Atlanta Police are investigating an accident that left a man with critical injuries and shutdown a major Atlanta highway for several hours. The accident happened Tuesday morning, just before 2 a.m., on I-285 southbound near the Donald Lee Hollowell Parkway exit.

“Police were on the scene very quickly,” Tolson said.

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“[The two men injured in the car] were taken away pretty quickly and so we're happy to hear that they weren't hurt seriously or anything like that,” Michael Garrah, 57, the plane’s passenger, told WJLA.

The pilot and passenger were treated at the scene, and the crash caused lane closures along U.S. Route 50, police said.

Small plane crash shuts down major highway near D.C., 4 treated for injuries© Michael Hannegan Jr. A small plane made an emergency landing on a highway in Bowie, Md., Sept. 12, 2019, crashing into a car and injuring four people. (MORE: Pilot killed with New Orleans reporter in crash wanted to return to airport: NTSB )

Tolson and Garrah told WJLA they were taking off just east of Washington D.C. when they had an instrumentation problem and decided to abort.

Maryland State Police believe the pilot misjudged the landing prior to the crash.

“We could've got hit by a tractor trailer…the way that the plane spun,” Garrah said. “I think it absorbed a lot of the energy. So I think we're obviously really lucky.”

Federal Aviation Administration officials said they were investigating the accident.

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