Plane lands in Darke County after smoke fills cockpit

Darke County Sheriff's cruiser.  (WDTN Photo)
Darke County Sheriff's cruiser. (WDTN Photo)

VERSAILLES, Ohio (WDTN) — A plane makes an emergency landing at the Darke County Airport after the cockpit fills with smoke.

It happened before 4:30 p.m. Saturday at the airport along State Route 121.

The Darke County Fire Chief said a belt broke in the engine compartment and caused some smoke in the plane.

Fire officials said there were three people on board the plane.

There was no damage to the plane and no one was hurt.

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