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Plane makes emergency landing in Black Hawk County

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BLACK HAWK COUNTY (KWWL) -

A plane made an emergency landing in Black Hawk county Saturday evening after experiencing engine trouble.

Michael Hickman, 49, and his son James Hickman, 22, both of Longmont, Colorado were flying to Oshkosh, Wisconsin for an air show when they encountered engine trouble, according to the Black Hawk County Sheriff's Office.

The engine failed and the pair was forced to make an emergency landing.

Michael Hickman was able to land the plane on Gresham Road, just east of Wagner Road.

Neither Michael or James were injured in the emergency landing, and the plane did not suffer any damage.

The plane was towed to Waterloo Municipal Airport.

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