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Plane Crash In Pendleton County

FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) - Kentucky State Police say a small airplane
crashed while taking off Sunday, but both passengers survived with
minor injuries.

Police say the crash happened at the Gene Snyder Airport in
northern Kentucky Sunday afternoon. Authorities say they responded
to a 1964 Cessna 150D airplane in a wooded area near the end of the
runway.

Mark Martin, of Burlington Ky., and his 16-year-old son were
onboard. Police say the 47-year-old Martin reported his engine
failed immediately after take off.

The crash is under investigation.

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