ERIE, Colo. (CBS4) – A pilot was forced to make an emergency landing in a hay field in Erie Wednesday morning.
The pilot reported mechanical issues with the Cessna 210 before landing.READ MORE: Colorado Kids & Teens Excited To Get Vaccinated At Rocky Mountain Hospital For Children
The plane was not damaged and landed on its wheels. The pilot was the only person inside, and he was not hurt.READ MORE: Semi Crash Closed Part Of Interstate 70 In Glenwood Canyon
Officials say the plane was flying out of Centennial Airport for some aerial surveys.MORE NEWS: Alleged U.S. Capitol Rioter Patrick Montgomery Faces Arrest After Hunting Mountain Lion
The National Transportation Safety Board and the Federal Aviation Administration will be investigating.