Small airplane flips over after landing in Outer Banks


MANTEO, N.C. (WAVY) — No one was injured after a single-engine airplane flipped over after landing at Cape Hatteras National Seashore’s Ocracoke Island Airport.

According to the National Parks Service, the incident occurred at approximately 1:30 p.m. on Saturday. The airplane came to a stop at the north end of the runway.

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Hyde County Sheriff’s Office and Hyde County Emergency Medical Services responded to the accident. They treated two people on the scene, but they neither required treatment at a local hospital.

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has been made aware of the incident, however, they have released no further details.

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