Passengers of crashed aircraft walk to safety

February 9th, 2011 - 3:51 pm ICT by IANS  

Sydney, Feb 9 (IANS) A light aircraft, carrying two people in their 20s and a dog, crashed in a street in Sydney’s west. However, the passengers managed to walk away with minor injuries!

The plane brought down power lines and disrupted traffic when it crashed in Brenan Street, alongside Brenan Park in Smithfield, a suburb of Sydney, about 12.30 p.m. Wednesday, the Australian reported.

Police say they found the single-engine aircraft on the roof after it crashed 350 metres from St Gertrude’s Catholic Primary School.

Paramedics said the people suffered minor injuries and were taken by ambulance to Liverpool Hospital in a stable condition.

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