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Airplane lands safely in Gallatin County field after reporting mechanical trouble

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Posted at 1:08 PM, Oct 12, 2019
and last updated 2019-10-12 15:08:02-04

BOZEMAN — A small airplane experiencing mechanical trouble landed in an alfalfa field near Gallatin Gateway on Saturday, according to the Gallatin County Sheriff's Office.

The sheriff's office said a 24-year-old woman from Park City, Montana reported mechanical problems around 10 a.m. Saturday.

The woman was able to land the airplane safely in an alfalfa field off Dead Cow Run, near the Axtell Anceny fishing access site.

The woman was uninjured and was the only occupant of the airplane.