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No injuries after plane crash lands on golf course near Venice airport

September 9, 2021

TAMPA, Fla. (WFLA) — No one was hurt after a plane crash landed on the golf course near the Venice Airport on Thursday morning.

A city spokeswoman said the Cessna 172 was experiencing engine trouble and the pilot “was able to put the plane on the ground” on the Lake Venice Golf Club.

The plane was carrying two to three people, and everyone was able to get out safely.

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