No One Hurt when Plane Goes Down South of Marion Airport

Authorities say a two people were uninjured when their plane went down in a cornfield in Linn County.

Deputies were sent to the area Saturday afternoon after receiving a report that the plane was down about a mile east of Iowa Highway 13, around a mile south of the Marion Airport. They couldn’t find the plane.

A drone was used to spot the aircraft Sunday.

Authorities say pilot Bonnie Roth and student pilot Steph Draher were not hurt.

The incident is being investigated by the FAA.