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Three walk away from plane crash

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DES MOINES (KWWL) -- Three people walked away from a single-engine plane crash at the Des Moines Airport.

City aviation officials say the private plane crashed about 3:00 Saturday afternoon as it hit a fence short of the runway during a landing attempt.

The pilot and two passengers were not hurt.

Officials say the pilot reported engine troubles soon after taking off and was heading back to the airport.

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