US: Two rescued from small plane stuck in Maryland power lines
Two people were extricated from a small plane early Monday in Maryland, several hours after they crashed into power lines, causing widespread outages in the surrounding county. Montgomery County Fire Chief Scott Goldstein said the plane was secured to the tower at 12:16 a.m. and the first occupant was removed from the plane at 12:25 a.m. The second occupant was out at 12:36 a.m.
Small plane crash causes mass power outages near Washington
By Tim Reid - A small plane crashed into high-voltage electricity lines about 30 miles north of Washington, D.C. on Sunday, causing mass power outages, with rescue services working into the night to rescue people on board the aircraft still entangled in the cables. The aircraft crashed about 5.30 p.m. local time (2230 GMT) in misty and wet conditions in Montgomery Village, Maryland,
Plane caught in power lines after crash in U.S., crews work to rescue 2 occupants
A small plane carrying two people got stuck in live power lines Sunday evening in Maryland, causing widespread power outages in the surrounding county as officials worked to extricate the aircraft and its occupants.