Small plane forced to land on Mountain Parkway due to engine issues

A plane had to make an emergency landing on the Mountain Parkway in Wolfe County Monday Night.
A plane had to make an emergency landing on the Mountain Parkway in Wolfe County Monday Night.(Viewer submitted)
Published: Jul. 19, 2021 at 8:07 PM EDT
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WOLFE COUNTY, Ky. (WYMT) - Troopers with Kentucky State Police Post 8 say that a small plane was forced to land on the Mountain Parkway due to engine issues.

The plane landed near the Quillen Chapel Road Exit. Troopers say the road was not shut down and crews were in the process of moving the plane, but could not provide additional details.

KSP was assisted on the scene by the Wolfe County Sheriff’s Office, Wolfe County Volunteer Fire, and Wolfe County Dispatch.

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