Plane Crash In Dutchess County


(Wappinger, NY)--New Hackensack Firefighters and other emergency responders were on the scene of a plane crash in the woods near the Hudson Valley Regional Airport, formerly the Dutchess County Airport.Fire officials say the pilot and three passengers were on board the small plane.

The crash happened at about 2:50pm in woods off of Maloney Road.Responding units were using All Terrain Vehicles to get to the crash site and bring the victims out for treatment.

The Dutchess County Sheriff’s Office, the Dutchess County Department Of Emergency Response and New York State Police also responded to the scene.

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